Author Archives: Rufel Ramos

About Rufel Ramos

RUFEL F. RAMOS is an English professor at Dallas College (a multi-campus community college in Dallas County, Texas) and a published author. She is also a survivor of a rigorous liberal arts education, a single mother, an aunt, a big sister, the oldest child, an adopted kid, an Asian-American, a US Navy brat, a bemused Catholic, a sci-fi/fantasy geek, a mediocre Maker of stuff, and a once-and-future globe trotter. She often writes on any and all of those roles on her blog, thelizardqueen.wordpress.com and her website, rowenasworld.org.

Structures: The Reluctant Writer’s Guide to College Essays

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I’m on sabbatical from my teaching duties in order to write a book. I intended to write just one book. I ended up writing two. This is one of them. STRUCTURES: THE RELUCTANT WRITER’S GUIDE TO COLLEGE ESSAYS is a … Continue reading

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“My Kind of Comedy”: An Exegetical Reading of Flannery O’Connor as Medieval Drama

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Once upon a time, after I earned my PhD in May 2006, I pursued getting my dissertation published with an academic press. I actually got a serious bite from a university press (one amongst dozens to whom I sent out … Continue reading

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Ye Watchers and Ye Holy Ones: A Novel

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Zoey Fitzpatrick has lived a life of quiet loneliness, until she discovers that her brother Jamie is still alive — and possessed with not one but two fallen angels. Fallen angel Ariel has lived an eons-long life of benign serial … Continue reading

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