Vermont College of Fine Arts Faculty (Writing for Children and Young Adults):
These are the extraordinary people with whom I teach.
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An Occasional Post
May 15, 2011
I grew up before personal computers. Obviously. When I entered high school, my parents bought an Encyclopedia Britannica. It was the best encyclopedia of its timeómore trustworthy than World Book, more complete than Comptonís, more thorough than any other. And it was a financial sacrifice for my parents in those years. Though it stayed in their house when I went to college, I picked up the occasional volume during vacations just to read something intriguing. (more…)