Christmas vacation, day 2

The house we spend our Christmas vacation in, has lots of bedrooms and still it’s most convenient that I sleep on a sofa, but it’s a most comfortable sofa and last night I slept well. It’s unbelievable quiet here. The only sounds come from the air condition, the fridge, the heater and the wind. Even […]

My writing environment

Todays assignment: When and where do you write best? Have you ever thought about where and when you write best? Over the last year or so I’ve experimented with what makes my juices flow, and I’ve written in the morning, in the middle of the day, in the evening and at night, and I’ve found […]

Five years tops!

Todays assignment: Thirty-four percent of new American public school teachers say they plan to quit their profession within five years.  Write about one of them. Mr. Gunderson walked slowly along the corridor. It was noon on the day before summer vacation and the school was unusually quiet. Most of the doors to the class rooms […]