Week 3 – Story Analysis, what makes a good story?

I first watched Kurt Vonnegut draw 3 examples of classic stories. It’s really hard for me to get into any movies for this same reason – it all seems to be the same story told over and over. Like his examples – “somebody gets into trouble, somebody gets out it again…people love that story!”. I wasn’t so familiar with the actual formulas of how stories work, and this video was

Week 3 – Postcards From The Past…

from https://allthatsinteresting.com/80s-pictures#1 My mom was always weird. Every time she saw an advertisement on the television, she HAD to get it. It did not matter what it was…bug killer…workout equipment…toys for us kids even if we didn’t want them. One day the mailman delivered a package for her, and she excitedly opened it up at the breakfast table. I’m glad my dad captured this moment for us, with a camera

Week 3 – The Role-Playing Game

For this assignment, I will be continuing the story that previous members of the class have started. All 3 parts were created by different authors. There was a part 4 and 5, but unfortunately, those students have taken down their websites, their stories lost in time… In fact, Part 1 and 2 were also lost, but fortunately, the creator of part 3 re-uploaded them to his website. Let the story

Week 2 – Weekly Summary

Here are all my posts for the week – Week 2 – Guess the Story Week 2 – Best Sports Play Week 2 – Dream It…Write It! Week 2 Assignment Write-Ups…funny, scary, and cool. This week was a lot more work than last week, so, unfortunately, I did not complete my goal of finishing my work by Thursday. Now that I am familiar with the pace, I am going to

Week 2 – Dream It…Write It!

One night, I woke up on my side, on the edge of the bed. I felt something behind me, on the other side of the bed. My bed started shaking violently and the “presence” behind me started pushing me off the bed. I felt like I couldn’t move my body no matter how hard I tried. Everything felt heavy. Since I couldn’t move, I shut my eyes. I then felt

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