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“I’m not bitter. Why should I be bitter? I’m thrilled to death with life.” ~Johnny Cash
Creative Writing 1 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. Fiction workshop. Critique group #3 pieces by offering positives and suggestions for improvement. HW: Revise your fiction piece if it has been workshopped. Read group #4 pieces.
Creative Writing 2, 3, 4 ~ Begin class with a 10-minute free write. When are you assigned ghoulie gram sales? Discuss the upcoming Poe/Hollywood Cemetery field trip. Do you owe any work? Final day to work on your gothic fiction mini-ws. Complete your self assessment and attach your peer critique rubric with it. Hand it in by the end of class. HW: Bring a printed, polished, revised gothic fiction piece with a copy of your rough draft. We will be completing a revision checklist next class.