Spotlight on Reading/Writing: Andrew Jones


The TODAY’s Spotlight on Reading/Writing features Colorado State University-Pueblo faculty, staff and students sharing their reading and writing experiences. The column is co-sponsored by the English and Foreign Languages Department and the English Club. This week’s feature highlights student Andrew Jones.

ajones.jpgName/department/educational background: Andrew Jones, English major, undergraduate senior

What has been your greatest success in writing? I wrote a poem in 2006 that I was very pleased with. I had never and have yet to write something that satisfied me as much.

What do you struggle with in writing and how do you tackle that challenge? Keeping myself interested in writing. I don’t force myself to do it. I just wait for the desire to return.

What’s your favorite book of all time? Author? At the moment, “The Road” by Cormac McCarthy

What are you currently reading? Author? Many textbooks. Nothing too interesting.

What’s your favorite guilty reading pleasure? Graphic novels/comic books

Do you have a favorite word or quotation and who is the author? Nope.

For more information on this feature, contact English Club sponsor and English lecturer Constance Little (constance.little@colostate-pueblo.edu), 549-2197.