1. FOUR TYPES OF TEACHERS, ONLY ONE OF WHICH IS REALLY TEACHING

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    December 16, 2018 by bhjames78

    This week, I have been re-reading John Barth’s The Friday Book: Essays and Other Nonfiction, which is John Barth’s ninth …
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  2. Parnucklian for Chocolate Audiobook

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    June 15, 2018 by bhjames78

    The Audible audiobook of my novel, Parnucklian for Chocolate (first published in 2013 by Red Hen Press), was released last …
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  3. Rethinking Shakespeare’s 5-act Structure

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    June 14, 2018 by bhjames78

    For most of my twelve years teaching high school English, I’ve taught a lesson on the 5-act structure of Shakespeare’s …
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  4. Funtown: A Have/Have Not Story

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    March 31, 2018 by bhjames78

    It’s been pretty warm lately, so yesterday we decided to take the boys to the park. We loaded up some …
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  5. CATE Conference 2018

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    March 29, 2018 by bhjames78

    A few weeks ago, Liz and I flew down to San Diego for our second CATE (California Association of Teachers …
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  6. Holiday Parties and The Dead

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    December 28, 2017 by bhjames78

    This essay will be published at Connotation Press: An Online Artifact on January 15th.

  7. Our Two-year-old May Be Winning

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    October 30, 2017 by bhjames78

    Liz and I have been teachers for, collectively, over twenty years. A strength we have each developed over those years …
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