Giveaway/ Contest Winners, Lifestyle

Gift card Giveaway Winners!

Hey guys, I know this post was meant for yesterday but my work schedule is driving me nuts ! The two winners are (insert drumroll)Wordpress blogger BludgersandBroomsticks and Instagram follower Heidi! I will be contacting both shortly to fill there gift card wishes.  Thanks to everyone that participated ! I will definitely be doing another… Continue reading Gift card Giveaway Winners!

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Thank You Dr. Martin

Today during class, Dr. Martin expressed his sadness due to a friend passing away. As a class we discussed some negative events that have recently taken place and a classmate expressed her grief on how one bad thing keeps happening after the other. It caused me to reflect on the events in my life, and… Continue reading Thank You Dr. Martin

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The Struggle

Lately I've been losing motivation to write my articles, blog posts, and papers. While searching for ways to get out of this slump, I decided what better way than to write? As I sit in my Rhetoric class on this lovely Monday morning, I'm considering why I'm doing all this work in the first place.… Continue reading The Struggle

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Google Maps Assignment

Dr. Martin came up with a creative assignment due this week. It's purpose is to better understand ourselves, not only from a scholarly standpoint, but a personal one as well. While working on this assignment, I've learned the basis of my approach to rhetorical analysis and based on my past I tend to approach an… Continue reading Google Maps Assignment

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Brainstorming

During the first week of class we learned the five canons of rhetoric- invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery. While brainstorming for my rhetorical analysis paper, I considered these five canons and the important role they each played in the paper writing process. The next major assignment for Dr. Martin's class consists of a four… Continue reading Brainstorming

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Rhetorical Analysis

This past week of classes (really class) we discussed more on the topic of rhetorical analysis, emphasizing it's role in American politics. After three weeks of classes there are many things I have learned for certain about rhetorical analysis and the role it plays in society. Doctor ┬áMartin stated in class that rhetoric is the… Continue reading Rhetorical Analysis