Hobsonphile (hobsonphile) wrote,

  • Mood:

WOW, that was fulfilling!

It's not every day I get to teach a creative writing lesson. But an unscheduled student walked into our center tonight begging for "a good writer" to help her with a story she was writing for her English class, and she was shuffled to me. "Are you a good writer?" she asked me. I attempted to transmit every good piece of writing advice I could remember. We talked about good descriptive writing and character development, and the student was incredibly cheerful and receptive.

"You are a good writer," she said at the end of class. "My story is so much better now. Thank you!"

It's hard not to be flattered by that.
Tags: unclassified

  • Ten Questions, Part I

    In response to this meme and for mini_wrimo: In the year 2261, after the close of the Shadow War , Vir responds to the queries of…

  • Villains on Trial

    This year at Dragon*Con, we are going to hold a trial for various villains of literary science fiction and fantasy. Fun, right? Unfortunately, I'm…

  • Another Filler Meme - RP Characters

    Gacked from nentari: Gather all your RP journals and list the characters and any AU versions you RP. Open the doors to the public side…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.