I answered 20 questions with the birds&the bees in mind on Off White. Rated M for Mature.
In class on March 22nd, Dr. Martin shared with my several classmates and I his writing process. I knew that documenting this would be beneficial to my future papers. It's been about 10 days since I've had this writing process jotted down in my notebook and I've already been able to use this strategy on… Continue reading Advice on the Writing Process
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
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
Today a new found friend of mine mentioned something in a conversation that really stuck with me. We had been talking about interracial relationships and she mentioned a meeting to help her have the talk with her parents about her interracial relationship with her girlfriend. I was like "Woah." I had never really viewed other people's relationships to their parents… Continue reading How ‘Off White’ Got It’s Name
This day of the week has always been the worst for many. Although I don't really enjoy them, I wouldn't say I hate them. This morning was different though. This morning, my roommate woke me up because the fire alarms in our building were going off. Since I can sleep through absolutely anything, I assumed… Continue reading Monday Funday?
While strolling through Ollie's one day, I happened to find a really interesting book called "The Write-Brain Workbook" which includes 336 exercises to liberate your writing. Bonnie Neubauer is the author. I figured for only $3.99 it could be a good idea to challenge my writing. I decided to dedicate a whole category to these… Continue reading The Write-Brain Workbook
I've continued on tortured, thinking of something to write, something amazing to catch reader's eyes and today it hit me - who gives a shit? When I started this blog, of coarse I had a goal - I wanted to let the world know about my transition from a small town to a big city.… Continue reading Hell & Back
These past few weeks, I've been filling up post-its, trying to come up with something interesting to write about. I was beginning to lose hope, when I decided that if Pinterest is useful enough to pick out my nail art every two weeks, it must have some ideas for blogging. After typing in the simple eight… Continue reading I Heart Apps
Happy New Years to my readers! I hope you all had a fun and safe holiday. It is common during this time of year, the very beginning to be exact, that many individuals decide it is the perfect time for a fresh start. Today I decided to write a post on my Top Five Ways… Continue reading Five Ways to Start Fresh