Hometown: Saratoga Springs, N.Y.Jonathan Montgomery

Year: Second-year

Major: Master's in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Activities outside of the Writing Center: Outside of class I enjoy reading fantasy, science fiction and novels related to immigrant experiences, traveling, running, listening to music (salsa, R&B, hip hop) and spending time with friends.

Favorite quote about writing: "Don't bent; don't water it down; don't try to make it logical; don't edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly." -Franz Kafka