Archive for December, 2011

  • The Big Writing Assignment, A 10 page paper for fun

    Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

    My next writing exercise from Finding Your Voice is to write a 10 page paper on my biggest writing weakness, identify authors whose writing is strong in that area, and analyze how they do it. My biggest writing weakness–not by biggest human weakness (we'll save that for another day)–is that I don't show what's going […]

  • Organic images exercises

    Friday, December 2nd, 2011

    I'm learning to find my voice from Finding Your Voice by Les Edgerton and I'm going to put myself out there and post some of the writing exercises. I'm supposed to "create a line or three that gives a metaphor or image that could only "work" within the parameters of that environment and that environment […]