I taught my first class at Columbia University’s M.F.A. program this month, and even though I’ve been teaching college writing since 1993, I initially felt a little intimidated by the school’s regal campus. That, and regretful.
"College Advice I Wish I’d Taken" is from the October 17, 2017 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Susan Shapiro and narrated by Kristi Burns.