I am both an English teacher/professor and writer who is engaged in a serious love affair with the English language. I appreciate and admire others' ablilties to speak and write with profundity and elocution, and endeavor to inculcate those qualities into everything I write and edit.
As a voracious reader and experienced public speaker, I have a keen ability to gauge an audience and deliver an address that is considerate of occasion and purpose. My chief interests lie in the powers of persuasive speech, and how those can be applied to the worlds of academia and advertising, as well as everyday life. I'm convinced that one's ablility to write and speak effectively is the key determinent in one's ability to succeed, whether in the personal or professional realm.
While teaching the art of language is my profession, it is also my passion. I enjoy writing articles, editorials, and letters, as well as critical analyses. I am adept at editing both my own and others' writing for con