Indistinct Mumblings of an Unsound Mind

Overview This assignment marks the first major essay we will write in this class, a “Remembering Events” essay from Chapter Two in the text. It will also be your first exposure to the writing process we will use throughout this semester. You will be graded on five written assignments for this and each of the   Read More …

Categories: English

In your word processor, write out “Shaping the Story” (p. 44) and the two sections in “Reflecting on the Event’s Autobiographical Significance” (page 46).  Pages 57-62 provide an example of one student writer’s responses to these activities. Copy and paste your notes to the class discussion board in the Essay One category.   Label this “Your Last   Read More …

Categories: English

Summer I 2012 — Section 16*** English 101 (First-Year Composition) Syllabus Sam M******* Mesa Community College at Southern and Dobson, Office: EO **; Phone: 480-461-**** Good, you’ve made it this far! Why don’t you get yourself a drink of coffee or juice as a reward, then read on.  Remember, if you’d like to print this   Read More …

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These are the test results from my Vocational Rehabilitation Appointment with Michael Short last week. Math was about as I expected. Verbal was about where I expected, and I hated the IQ test. It was the GAMA IQ test, and I had a very difficult time staring at the pictures and recognizing differences that were mere pixels   Read More …

Categories: Everyday

Leave it to me to screw up the one relationship I can’t seem to pull myself away from. I finally found the person that I want to come home to – the person that opens the door to greet me and I suddenly feel less alone, like seeing an old friend after many long years.   Read More …

Categories: Everyday