About the Author

I’m a Professor in the English Dept. at Colorado State University, where I direct the CSU Writing Project. I serve on the Board of Directors for the National Writing Project. In a former life, I taught high school English for eleven years in Oklahoma. I have a dashing husband, three great kids, and a yellow lab who’s a real scamp.

I’ve also written a couple of books:

The Book Club Companion

Tough Talk, Tough Texts: Teaching English to Change the World

You can follow me on Twitter @Cindy_OA


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  1. […] of my students at CSU are reading Thrive for my colleague Cindy’s class. It is clear that the ideas that have been resonating with me have been doing the same for my […]

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