One to Watch: John Reid

I’ve been lucky enough to meet many wonderful students in my classrooms over the past twenty years or so.  In my new series One to Watch, I will feature former students who are now writers to introduce my readers to their work. John Reid was a member of an eighth grade class that I remember as my biggest professional failure. If you were there when it happened, you would totally agree that it wasn’t them, it was me.  I went on a six week maternity leave in December and came back a post-partum mess of a human being. My poor students. I was cranky…