Posts tagged ‘college’
Blog Post #1 for ENGL 4861
To be a writer you must be a reader.
I’ve lived in Bemidji, Minnesota my entire life.
I’ve been a passionate writer since first grade. My desire to tell stories, however, was apparent long before learning to spell.
Fiction is my favorite genre. I read to escape, explore, and learn: these are the same reasons I write.
My forever favorite book is The Giver by Lois Lowry.
I’ve read it once a year since 1997, and I discover new details and meaning every time.
I also love The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. His beautiful, powerful lessons are, in my opinion, often more meaningful than scriptures from The Bible.
His brilliance and witty, dry humor remind me of my father. 3 years before his death in 2007, Vonnegut wrote A Man Without a Country, which is my favorite of the many incredible pieces he’s published.
It seems I always return to Hanna Lulu’s blog for one reason or another –
This semester I need a blog for assignments done in Maureen Gibbons ENGL 4861
School started WAY too soon this year. I just wanna stay home with my new puppy, Vienna. (She’s a brindle-colored Pitbull/Bullmastiff rescue dog*)