Buoyant, courageous. Full of spirit. [Too Cool for School] sizzles. Collins is the teacher I always dreamed of having.”
—Marta Szabo, author of The Guru Looked Good
I have my MFA from the University of Iowa, and my B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College. One of my essays won the Columbia University Nonfiction Prize...that was in 2001. I have won other awards and had my writings published in a variety of literary journals,...