Category Archives: Muse

Uh one, and a two, and a…

Summer Twilight.  Photo Credit: Catherine Keefe When I sit on my back porch late on a summer night and listen to mothers call in their children, I remember when I was a kid.  My mom’s voice from the screen door … Continue reading

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Things I always miss

Inside jokes. Free throws. Students when the semester ends. Photo Credit: Catherine Keefe

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Here. Voices.

Photo Credit: Catherine Keefe A Monday Morning Game Compose a paragraph. Well actually, compose  three.  Select one different aspect of yourself, one different voice, to present in each. See an example of how this works: 1: Sending smiles and hugs, … Continue reading

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Hide and seek

(Photo Credit: Theresa Lower) This class falls under the Written Inquiry designation. We write to question. We get on our hands and knees and dig deep and if we read the signs we notice that we’ve never been guaranteed that … Continue reading

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Sometimes moms really do have the best advice…

There’s light at the end of the Bridge to Wisdom. Costa Rica. Photo Credit:  Catherine Keefe It came. Kony 2012, the “most viral video in history,” captured our attention in class.   One student called it, “pure propaganda, very well … Continue reading

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Stop already. No. Wait. Start already.

I’ve never assigned a very short stunt journalism project the likes of which you’ll be doing from April 26 – May 2.  In fact I fancied that idea – a very brief immersion project – to be rather original. And … Continue reading

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Universe Extraordinaire

If you’re keeping up with the syllabus, you’ll note that the assignment for Wednesday, April 11 isn’t actually a reading. It’s a watching of a speech clip that Stephen Hawking gave at the 2011 European Zeitgeist event.  So of course if you … Continue reading

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