What makes good writing? The centerpiece of any education plan, organization or curriculum is the written word. This fortnight John talks with Illinois Great Lakes regional poet and professor of creative writing Garin Cycholl. From the death of local television stars to demons in the suburbs, Garin discusses his writing and teaching with an eye to why teaching diverse populations is still a challenge and a thrill.


Garin Cycholl writes in and around Northwest Indiana holding down an all-consuming job teaching creative writing at Indiana University Northwest. Find him here.

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