I love your art! It is gorgeous. I am so glad we got in touch. When you taught writing to high schoolers, how did you inspire us like that? I have those vivid memories of listening to E.L.Doctorow, but it was more than that. What was your philosophy in teaching writing? You made such an impact on my life.
Hello Mrs. Erickson, you probably don't remember me, but I'm Nancy Bilyeau. I took your creative writing classes at Churchill and I remember you reading "Ragtime" aloud. I just published my first novel with Touchstone/Simon&Schuster and wanted to thank you for helping me feel excitement about literature and writing