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contained about ten sources and was composed of mostly quotes. The second paper initially had a
strong layout, but I was too scared to incorporate any depth on the difficult issues. Though it’s not
written on my forehead, this semester really changed me as a writer and as an individual. I am no longer
afraid to speak up and share my thoughts in class. I am no longer afraid to write a first draft and be
appalled with it, because I know with revision I can create some wonderful prose. I am no longer afraid
to express my thoughts, because I may actually be proud of the final result. I am very pleased with my
work this semester, and I am very grateful to have such a kind and calm professor who gifted me with
the confidence and reassurance that I so desperately needed....
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This note was uploaded on 01/12/2014 for the course ENGLISH 102 taught by Professor Bailey during the Fall '11 term at Boise State.
- Fall '11