by Greg Farber-Mazor At the end of every year, as the graduating senior Writing Center tutors are preparing to move on from the confines of the library basement (and Bentley), I typically write them a short note of thanks and wish them well in their future endeavors. This year, for reasons I can’t quite put … Continue reading Good Luck! 3 Pieces of Advice for Graduating Seniors
We’ve been a little delinquent in posting new material, so I thought I’d get this semester kicked off with a short rumination on why doing some writing away from the keyboard might actually be beneficial, even in this age of digital production. I write professionally. I’m an academic and a playwright. I know a lot … Continue reading Is Writing by Hand Obsolete?
Recently, when walking through Cambridge, I came across this sign in a parking lot. I know that I'm someone who notices these things. I love writing and it drives me a little crazy to see words misused so publicly. There was a time when I'd complain incessantly to anyone who would listen about such a … Continue reading A Sign from Above