Carl Adkins

About the Author

carlCarl A. Adkins lives in Asheville, NC with his wife Catherine Alter. After teaching high school and college literature and writing classes for 36 years, Carl founded a graduate school writing center which he directed for 10 years.

Currently, Carl is a writing coach for student-athletes at UNC Asheville. In addition to his Compact Comp Book (WriteLife Publishing, 2011), he has published over two dozen poems as well as a chapbook of poems composed in the manner of fifteen great American poets, By the Numbers (Pudding House Press, 2007).

The Books

A Compact Comp Book for Athletes: 7 Steps to Writing a Winning Essay

A Compact Comp Book