Introducing…. a new book by Rich Kent

Writing on the Bus coverWe’re pleased to announce the publication of Writing on the Bus: Using Athletic Team Notebooks and Journals to Advance Learning and Performance in Sports by Richard Kent, site director of the Maine Writing Project and associate professor of Literacy at the University of Maine.

Available now at

Praise for Writing on the Bus:

“Kent offers a systematic approach to writing that has already assisted coaches to cultivate athletes’ reflection and improved performance. What an athlete needs, he makes clear, is writing.”

Julie Cheville, Ph.D., Illinois State University
Author of Minding the Body: What Student Athletes Know about Learning

“Team notebooks create a different way for players to learn.”

Mike Keller, Head Coach
University of Southern Maine Men’s Soccer

“No one likes skiing with a cluttered mind, so put it on paper and free some space.”

Carter Robertson, Alpine Ski Racer
Burke Mountain Academy