I'm an English Major at NIU, and I am currently studying to receive my Teaching Certification for High School English. I already have an A.A. in English Literature from Parkland College. I've had some prior experience tutoring my fianc?'s younger brothers and sister (ages 7-15) in various subjects, though primarily in English. I love to help people understand the texts that they are reading, as each new book, short story, or poem can provide a new prospective on this world that we liv... [more]
I've been a life long reader and it's one of my greatest joys! I have read everything from classical literature to history books just for fun. I enjoy helping people get their heads around just what the writer is trying to say and how to understand the context.
I have an A.A. in English Literature from Parkland College and have a deep love of the written word! I like helping people understand the richness and beauty that English can provide though writing.