Why do I love to teach?
It's such a privilege to be able to touch students' minds and perhaps open them up a bit to the world. I love the creative potential that each course offers.
An author that is inspirational to me
An author that is inspirational to me is Margaret Atwood, a woman that put English Canadian literature on the world map.
My favorite quote
"Trust yourself and your will know how to live." Goethe
I enjoy gardening, water color painting, dancing in the dark, traveling and sailing.
My favorite fictional hero
I'm not sure I have a favorite but I appreciate all flawed heroes that struggle whether they succeed or not
The aspects of English I am passionate about
The multi-textured tapestry of the English as a world language that has borrowed so much from other languages and given back so much.
More about myself
Bachelor of Education, Master of Arts in Second Language Education.