Who reads anymore? Like sit down in a comfortable chair or on the bed, crack open a physical book, and read for hours because you got so absorbed in the story and lost track of time. I sure don’t. But I wish I did.
In the essay, The Importance of Music in My Life it touches on how music is important to her, letting her write about her day, give her energy, and keep memories alive. For me, it does most of the same things. Music is that little light in the darkness around the world. It allows me to express my emotions through rhyme and rhythm. Continue reading That Light In the Darkness
I think this is the first time in my life I’ve gotten less than an A on an essay. Continue reading The Cookie-Cutter, Premade, Box Mix Creations of Writing
There is no instruction manual to anything in life. Even the simple things have different layers that cannot be correctly conveyed through something as simple as an instruction manual. Getting and raising a dog has no step by step instructions. Finding a friend doesn’t have a secret formula to follow.
And it is difficult learning that lesson.
Songs are our lives in lyrics.
Here are some that we picked from our narrative essays.
Everyone has a special place. That place where you feel stressless, powerful, and happy. For me, that special place is on top of a snowcapped mountain in the middle of cool winter. I love winter. I love snow. I love snowboarding.
We all have those recipes that we always lean back on. They are simple yet still intriguing. It may be your favorite food, someone else’s, your favorite thing to make, or the only thing you know how to make. Whichever one it is, we all have that recipe that is worn and bent. It has been pulled out of the cube board too many to count and has stains from all the food that has been spilled on it. You know it by heart, it is an instinct that you don’t even realize you have. Continue reading That One Recipe
For the past 3 weeks, I’ve spent time writing and revising a descriptive essay on my kitchen. Continue reading Modes of Discourse 101: Descriptive Writing