Write Stuff: The art of personal essay
This week's piece, Rain intensifies the drama of the question, continues the story.
Last week's post, Where does rain come from?, evoked the following responses:
One of the things that I don’t like about taking classes... is the people who fall over themselves to impress the instructor and can’t follow instructions. —Finn
I believe that the majority of people there are just like you - they simply want to learn the ins and outs of the craft and ultimately become better writers.... At any rate, have more confidence in your writing abilities because... judging by what you’ve contributed to this blog so far, you are well on your way to becoming one of the greats. —Karen
I’m sure that your essay didn’t seem silly... the... polished pieces are jumping ahead of the process and undermining your teacher’s efforts. —Tammi