Yet another world music / Criterion Collection / Hudson River School / camping / genre fiction-loving libertarian Mormon English teacher. And father of 7. "The rebel of the 21st century will be old fashioned."
Tell a class of teens that they need to read a 90 page book, and they’ll relax at how short and easy that is.
Tell them that they need to read a 30 page short story, and they’ll go into shock over how unfairly and infinitely long that is!