ENGLISH 5 – 4/12/21, Monday

5-5:10pm:  What music did you listen to today, at the beginning?  What was the first track you heard?  What did it do for you? 5:10-5:35pm:  You and writing about you…. Where do you start?  Why? What do you want readers leaving with? OTP:  Leave your own essay having learned many things about our character and…

English 5 – 2/24/21

5-5:10pm: Narrate your day… write it out!! 5:10-5:40pm: Open discussion on EVERYTHING… what you want as a career, Lawson, writing, the essay we’re writing… EVERYTHING. The more you write, the more credit you accrue. 5:40-6pm: Our next author, Samantha Irby…. Look her up right now. What did you find? What does she seem like? Like…

English 5 – 2/17/21, Wednesday

5-5:10pm:  Intro….  How was your break?  What did you do? What did you read, write?  Read or write anything for you? 5:10-5:35pm:  Lawson’s book….  What is your opinion? What did it show you? What do you wish it had done? If it did teach you something or connect with you in some unique way, what…

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Enthusiasm blended with presence is a finder, fixer, healer, and holder.

English 5 – 2/10/21, Wednesday

5-5:10pm:  How are you?  Tell us some TRUTH from your day… 5:10-5:30pm:  What singular idea are you consistently feeling in Lawson’s work?  Could you write a 3 to 4-page essay on it?  How would you start? 5:30-5:50pm:  Open discussion on happiness… how do we get it.  And more than that, what do you recommend someone…

1A – 7PM

7-7:10pm:  Introductions, current work and ideas… 7:10-7:35pm:  Irby…. What’s your direction?  What outside source did you find?  Anybody go on YouTube and see one of her interviews? 7:35-7:50:  Your writings about YOU… your stories.  They are yours, and you should look further into them, for a number of reasons.  When someone asks for a story…

1A – 5PM

5-5:10pm:  Introductions, current work and ideas… 5:10-5:35pm:  Irby…. What’s your direction?  What outside source did you find?  Anybody go on YouTube and see one of her interviews? 5:35-5:50:  Your writings about YOU… your stories.  They are yours, and you should look further into them, for a number of reasons.  When someone asks for a story…

Don’t force the day.

Love it. Write it. Write your love for it. The day will provide, it always does. It’s providing right now, everything you need and want and wish for. Are you listening to the day’s words and and shared ideas?

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In the journal, there should be lawlessness.  There should be not just a freedom that you can’t find elsewhere but a promise to self that you are ever there for that self. There is no perfect setting or sitting.  The perfection is in the lawlessness of your own pages.

Wednesday 5/20/20 English 1B, Final Meeting

6-6:10pm – Check in…. How you’re doing.  What’d you do, TODAY?? 6:10-6:40pm – Discussion on final prompts. 6:40-7pm – Final thoughts for semester, closing…. 7-7:10pm:  BREAK 7:10-8pm:  ZOOM office hours, jam session on final prompts. ZOOM INFO: Topic: Office hoursTime: May 20, 2020 07:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/84349048296?pwd=ais0N2R4ZUJ6QThtNzZiNmJtUzdSdz09 Meeting ID:…