Writing & Waiting: An Advent Allegory

Following fifteen weeks of instruction, my students sat working on their pinnacle assignment for the semester—a deductive essay on the meaning of words.  I spent the last class period before their essay submission giving them one more tool to check for the connection and flow of their ideas, fielding questions about word choice, and shepherding them through the process of final edits.  We had labored … Continue reading Writing & Waiting: An Advent Allegory