30th March 2016
Reader Response to The Negro Speaks of Rivers
The article discusses, the theme of roots is prominent and this theme gives rise to the
ultimate meaning of the po
Sarah: Why cant you listen for once?
Mike: All you ever do is complain and complain! How can I listen if you cant even go one
minute without making some rude remark to some random thing?
Sarah: I complain because all you do is sit on you
10 Minute Play
Characters: Michael (16 year old Boy)
(15 year old Girl)
Setting: In the court yard of a High school named
Stoneman High school. Class has started and the place is
empty except for the Michael and Mary who are both
24 April 2016
A Sorrowful Woman
There are only 3 characters in the story A Sorrowful Woman. The mother/ wife, who is
a depressed woman who just couldnt seem to be happy. Then there is the father, who cares about
Letter from Character
Dear future self,
When you read this letter itll be after you have finished and graduated from high school.
I hope that youre able to feel happy and proud for everything that has led up to this point in your
life. I hope that youre r
Professor Laura Mcdermott
17th April 2016
Live Performance Review
The play I saw was Beckys New Car at Historic Arcade Theatre. I attended the play on
April 3rd. The play was directed by Robert Caccioppo and written b
Inside Address: (The New Yorker) [Poetry Department, The New Yorker,
1 World Trade Center, New York, NY 10007]
Dear Poetry Editor,
Enclosed is my Poetry submission "Persona Poem." Thank you for
Elizabeth Loftus and False Memories
First go to this website and read Dr. Loftuss article on false memories
Answer the following questions.
Discussion Questions: False Memories
The Scientific America
October 4th, 2015
Memoirs of a desert
Memoirs of a desert.
Look at me now, oh you daughters of green
Once I was like you, green and to the brim filled with a grin
I played host to all and sun
October 4th, 2015
Where I am From Poem
Where am I from?
I ponder and wonder
Is it from the land of milk and honey?
Are my passages a derivative of the pyramids misery?
My history rich in moments of elatio
My first concert
A month ago I attended my first concert. There were so many things that made it special.
I went with a friend who at one point I thought Id never see again after she had moved out of
Our friendship started because of our shared int
He sits down as the world passes him by
all because he cant adjust to the times.
He wants to change,
but hes not willing to try.
All because he cant adjust to the times
he contemplates suicide.
He knows things wont be like years ago
And he kn
Image Poem Instructions
According to Kim Addonizio and Dorianne Laux in The Practice of Poetry, an image in poetry is language
that calls up a physical sensation, appealing to us at the level of any of our five senses. Images may be
literal: the red chair
Form Poem Instructions
Thus far, you have been writing poems and mostly reading poems in a style called free verse, made
popular in the last hundred years or so. For many centuries before that, however, poets wrote specific
forms they created. Today many