Grant Spencer

Nostalgia: Not What It Used to Be

We sent Grant Spencer to critique his high school poetry, only for him to discover that nostalgia isn't what it used to be.

  Nostalgia is often the undoing of my most idealistic plans for my life. As Catherine Aird once said, “If you can’t be a good example, you’ll just have to be a horrible warning.” We've all fallen prey to nostalgia. ... Read the full article
Grant Spencer

Grant Spencer is a psychologist in private practice who wanted to be a writer who wanted to be a rock singer. He has a BA in Creative Writing and Literature, and continues to write poetry intermittently in order to avoid the panic over running his own business.

Getting Educated or Getting Ripped Off? Why Running Schools like Corporations Is a Bad Idea

The people running our schools and universities have adopted the worst and most outdated business practices. Christine Rice explains why you should care.