Rachel Toor

Rachel Toor is the author of four books of nonfiction and a young adult novel. She has been an editor of scholarly books, a college admissions officer, a high school cross country coach, a college counselor, an SAT, GRE, MCAT, LSAT, and GRE prep class teacher, a freelance writer, and the devoted companion of an assortment of pets. She is currently a professor of creative writing at Eastern Washington University in Spokane, where she lives with her photogenic dog, Helen.

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The Habits of Highly Productive Writers

April 29, 2016

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Hearing the Voice of a 51-Year-Old Man in the Essay of a 17-Year-Old Girl

April 28, 2016

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Apostrophe

April 28, 2016

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Speed Goggles

April 28, 2016

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The Habits of Highly Productive Writers

April 28, 2016

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Falling

April 28, 2016

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The Pig and I (en francais)

April 28, 2016

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Bad Writing and Bad Thinking

April 28, 2016

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The Thinking Athlete’s Sport

April 28, 2016

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The Old Town

April 28, 2016

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Shirtless Days

April 28, 2016

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Thank You, Teacher

April 28, 2016

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The Colossal Crack

April 28, 2016

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Misunderstood

March 6, 2016

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On the Road to Find Out

March 6, 2016

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The Pig and I

March 6, 2016

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Personal Record

March 6, 2016

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Admissions Confidential

March 6, 2016

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Athleta Chi Blog

March 5, 2016

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The Chronicle of Higher Education

March 5, 2016

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Running Times Magazine

March 5, 2016

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Richer Than God

March 5, 2016

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Learning to Pitch: Remembering a Summer With Bob Welch

July 10, 2014

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When the Weather Outside is Frightful

January 14, 2014

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The Zoo

September 9, 2013

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The Clip, Clip, Clip of Feet

September 6, 2013

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Riding an Elephant

October 19, 2012