Unit 2 Creative Career Writing. Week 2. 1/27/2014 Journal #9. You accidentally step in the territory of a cult awaiting the return of aliens, and they think you are … . Iambic Pentameter. Iambic Pentameter= ten syllables with five pairs of alternating stressed and unstressed syllables
Unit 2 Creative Career Writing
You accidentally step in the territory of a cult awaiting the return of aliens, and they think you are …
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12 pt, Times New Roman
Using Microsoft Publishing Templates
Finish your Resume & Cover Letter – final draft due today by 10 pm on turnitin.com
Also, 2 page journal due today – turnitin.com by 10 pm
While shopping, you watch as people begin to disappear in front of your eyes…
But soft! What light through yonder window breaks! It is the east and Juliet is the sun…
WRITING THE COLLEGE ESSAY: DO’s & DON’Ts
"My favorite science project was a complete failure."
The key to an effective essay is to focus on the MESSAGE you wish to tell the reader
Don’t get so involved telling a detailed story that the important message gets buried
This passage shows us how the author feels and thinks, more so than if the author had spelled it out for us
Is every single sentence crucial to the essay?
If you think it’s offensive, it probably is
You have a limited number of words:
Make them your own!
Remember: Good writers use the best words, not the biggest words.
"After I graduate form high school, I plan too work for a nonprofit organization during the summer." Oops!
"From that day on, Daniel was my best fried." Oops! I hope Daniel wasn’t fried!
(F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote it!)
Place : a cathedral
Character: a court reporter
Object: an infected laptop
Time: night time
ALWAYS USE MLA Format!!!
Ask someone who knows you well
instructors or supervisors
few months before the deadline
Ask personally through a letter
the letter format helps the person
Provide all necessary materials
Send a thank-you note
Deep in the lake, there lived a monster the locals called…
Provide an example of assonance.
Provide an example of iambic pentameter.
Provide an example of a blank verse.
What is the difference between a static character and a dynamic character?
College admission essay – due Monday by 10 pm
Letter asking for a letter of recommendation - due Monday by 10 pm