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Lesson 3 Ex 4 The Beginning of my love for football

Ex. 4 Watching college football with my brother, Victor (16) and watch NFL football on Sundays– It was the weekend of my Jr. High days. Autumn was upon us and the air was crisp and cold and all I could … Continue reading

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how my fascination with football grew–5 details

When I was in Jr. High I began to watch football with my brother. He was 16 and on our high school football team. We would watch college football on Saturdays and the NFL on Sundays. I would often forgo … Continue reading

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Lesson 3 Conversation

Lesson3: Writing Exercise—Conversation with Bill   The gloom that hung on my shoulders weighed on my footsteps as I approached the steps to the subway in busy downtown Buffalo. Time to go out and job search again, not to mention … Continue reading

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Lesson 3

Lesson 3 Exercise 1 My childhood bedroom…Well the one I remember best is the one I had from the age of 10 to age 16. This was an addition to the small one bedroom house situated on five acres. My … Continue reading

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Saturday Cinnamon Buns – MW3

Saturday Cinnamon Buns My brother and I were some of the first latch key kids with both parents working out of the home. We were quite independent at an early age.  With two working parents we made own lunches, saw … Continue reading

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Lesson 3, Exercise 3:

Make a list of 5 important events or moments from the time frame you have chosen. There was a polio epidemic in the 50’s – we all had to be vaccinated, but it was too late for some children. My … Continue reading

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Lesson 3: Come up with at least 5 details about your childhood bedroom.

Exercise 1: Our first bedroom (shared by 3 sisters) was on the top floor overlooking the street outside. There was one double bed (occupied by my older sister) and a set of bunk beds. My younger sister and I slept … Continue reading

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Lesson 3 – It Was The Seventies, What Can I Say?

1973 started on a Monday; which seemed like a nice civilized way to start a year, but it was to be anything but that if you were a young woman at that time. Though the war in Vietnam was ending … Continue reading

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In Lesson 3: mention of writing flash-back and flash-forward.

Hello! I like the ideas of back-flash in particular ; but don’t know how to use theses technique of flash-back and flash-forward in my writing… especially, how to introduce the scenes, what are the technical transitions to use, and so on. … Continue reading

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Creative Writing : Lesson 3

Exercise 1: Five details about my childhod bedroom I was the last born child in a two bedroomed home. Initially my bedroom was a sleeper couch in the kitchen near to the coal stove. However the house was extended with … Continue reading

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