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“If you can shake hands with murderers, then you have the heart of a coward.” ~Thomas Paine
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Distribute poetry handouts and review them: Poetry Rubric, Poetry Checklist for Publication, Poetry Examples, Things to Remember When Writing Poems. Check for completed Trusting Words poems. Check completed November Writer’s Notebooks (30 pages). HW: Write a Flarf poem using the following search “YOUR FIRST NAME likes to…” If there aren’t enough responses, try “YOUR FIRST NAME wants…” or “YOUR FIRST NAME eats…” or some sort of variation.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Begin Google Workshop of One-Act/Tennessee Williams inspired plays. Check for completed November Writer’s Notebooks (30 pages). HW: Writer’s Notebook.