Seeing and This is Water structure of essay - Introduction Themes Mindfulness Paying attention to things outside yourself Seeing what is around you

Seeing and This is Water structure of essay - Introduction...

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Introduction Themes Mindfulness Paying attention to things outside yourself Seeing what is around you Getting out of your default mode of seeing and paying attention Questions 1.Consider the two readings and, based on those readings, why do you think it is important to be aware of what is going on around you? 2.According both texts, what are two ways to look outside your default mode of thinking? 3.What is the difference between how Annie Dillard and David Foster Wallace view mindfulness or seeing? 4.How can you develop mindful habits, ways of seeing, that help you in your life to be successful? 5.How can developing an awareness of the artificially obvious be helpful in life? 1. you will address context and answer question. 2. You will name the texts and the authors. In “Seeing,” by Annie Dillard, and “This is Water,” by David Foster Wallace, both writers argue for getting out of you “default” ways of seeing the world around you. Dillard states that you need “to
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