Assignment 6 – Home


Write a 200-300 word essay/story beginning describing the moment a character/narrator is departing (home? the country? a party?). What are the sensory details that would be noticed upon this moment of departure? We lost our home in Sacramento a year after the market crashed, and the housing industry came crumbling down, and somewhere in between … Continue reading Assignment 6 – Home

Assignment Nine – Made Up Story


In 250-500 words, evoke a scene (from memory, or made up) in which the narrator faces a problem.  The problem need not be solved by the end of the scene, but show us how the narrator (you, or a made up 1st-person narrator) reacts to the circumstances.  Action is character! I transferred the last installment … Continue reading Assignment Nine – Made Up Story