…….. Journal below about your progress and steps in writing this final essay…. What have you done? Where are you? What have you learned? What tips or tricks can you share with us?
Where are you. What are you doing. Narrate the MAGIC of your META.
Please post your thoughts below. Engage each other whenever you can! MY QUESTION FOR YOU ALL – “Who is Jenny Lawson, and what does she want?”
On collection, mental health, self…
day’s laid page.
Who are you, today? Who and what is YOUR character? Not asking you to do a third-person piece, but define and describe the identity you offer the world, TODAY. Enjoy your writing…. -Mike
(5-5:10pm:) How was your day? Anything in in the day itself that taught you something about you, how you see your life and day and what occurs in both? (5:10-5:35pm:) What are some of your initial observations on David Sedaris? Feel free to expand from what you texted me, if you did. Is he happy,…
Everything around you has value, everything around you instructs. Yes, you have to choose to see it that way, but it’s for years been something I’ve believed. Where are you right now, what are you doing? What is your Now teaching you? It’s easy to dismiss this idea, but that’s a choice. Try looking further…
Whatever you feel on a Monday morning is imagined, positive or antithetical..what you do and how you react, what you create is what’s meaningful and story-relevant.
Samantha Irby approaches several ideas and realities in her essays. I would argue that there are two or maybe three topics which dominate her attitude and narrative. In your opinion, what are those topics, and in what THREE essays do you see them most? Please cite examples, and explain them. Thanks….. -pm
Always in P-O-Z.