Two Exercises for Teaching Description and Using The Five Senses in Writing

One of the biggest losses I’m feeling from completing the semester at home is the inability to execute my favorite “Five Senses” activity in the classroom with my writing students. It’s one of my favorite days in the classroom, where I play music and ask students to sit and write based on prompts pertaining to… Read More Two Exercises for Teaching Description and Using The Five Senses in Writing

Fiction Friday: A Knight, A Princess, and a Dragon make up The Village of Happinyss

When my son was little, I used to tell him stories that revolved around a character I made up called Myron the Knight. I have the original story written down and perhaps, in the future, may do something with it. Nevertheless, for this week’s Fiction Friday, I left behind my usual tragic romantic or happy… Read More Fiction Friday: A Knight, A Princess, and a Dragon make up The Village of Happinyss