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Rivals & a Recipe

Today I had my high school class, which meant I had to prepare for it, plus do school with Jasper. I also went out and bought more candy, because the stash I originally got to have on hand for tomorrow has taken a rather serious hit. 259 more words

What I Want To Tell My English Teacher

I want to tell her I plan on participating in NaNoWriMo this year. By that logic, I think I deserve a short hiatus from English class in order to focus on writing fifty thousand (or more) words in one month. 37 more words

All About Writing

Writing a poem.

I spent my formative years in New Zealand growing up – luscious green grass, cold, cold air, wide open spaces, and my beautiful dog “Sandy” – I remember not being a good speller, sadly not much has changed ( no it has improved), I did not like my English class because I could never understand writing poetry or doing comprehension; they were my worst, oh and reading out aloud – I was not a good reader so the nuns would see fit to make me read out loud and then the other kids would tease me when I got it wrong… so not a good memory of English class. 212 more words

No Symbolism Here

With apologies to any English teachers who may read this blog…

Think back to when you were in high school. Remember your English classes? Remember how the teacher would insist that there was deep and profound meaning in something that you were taking at face value? 568 more words

Not Much of a Blog

Even though keeping this blog is an assignment for my English class, I’ve been putting my all into it, since I take pride into my writing. 325 more words

daily prompt:Doppelgänger Alert

Doppelgänger Alert

You step into an acquaintance’s house for the first time, and discover that everything — from the furniture, to the books, to the art on the wall — is  392 more words

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ITALKI - a wonderful way to teach and to learn!

Hi Everyone,

Just to let you know that I’ve started to teach on ITALKI which is a social network for language learners (of any language). 20 more words