School Update/Winter Break

Wow. The fall term just BLEW RIGHT BY. Actually, I am kind of thankful for that. I had a really hard time getting into the rhythm of school this term and I’m really glad for the winter break. No more school until January 9th! I am, however, somewhat proud of my grades. Economics: A Human…

School Work Response

I’ve written about being in school many times on here. Some of the work is really frustrating. In one of my classes, a required Microsoft Publisher class, we were required to create a newsletter about our family or home life. I was in a really bad mood when I wrote it. The teacher’s response? “I…

School Work: Really?

So. I’m taking a Business Communications class. It should be labeled bizcom for dummies. But it’s not, I digress. The assignment: Create a PowerPoint presentation about business culture and practices in another country. I chose Canada. I’ve included my PowerPoint and my presentation. I’ll let you judge if you would have wanted to sit through…

Speech: Prepare for running

Well, Here it is, another speech. This one is a demonstrative speech. The video is probably worth watching only because I’m actually doing something other than just standing there. If you’d like to read it, I’ve included the speech here in PDF. How to prepare for running – Below, here is the speech.  

Speech: Media Review/ Analysis – The West Wing

Here’s a new speech for those who are interested. The assignment was to take a piece of Multimedia (Music, Art, Poetry, Television, Movie etc) and tell the class about it. It had to be 6-8 minutes long, so this video is LONG. The clip that I played for the class is found here:  if you’d…

What to speak about?

Next weekend is my first speech in my Public Speaking class. I’m physically ill. Not because I’m supposed to stand in front of a group of strangers, not because i’m supposed to speak for 5 minutes, not even that I know this will be recorded so I can see what it is that I do…

Schedules….

Wow. It’s hard to imagine but this time next week, I’ll be an even busier guy… School starts next week. This will be my schedule.. Monday: AM: Work – PM: Gym / Homework Tuesday: AM: Work – PM: Algebra Wednesday: AM: Work – PM: Gym / Homework Thursday: AM: Work – PM: Algebra Friday: AM:…

A friendship revised: Personal Narrative

You may remember, I had to write a personal narrative for my writing class. I received a B on that original assignment. Part two of that assignment was; after a one on one with my teacher, we were to revise it based on her guidelines. Her comments were based that I have too many “lovely…

A personal narrative

So here it is. My long awaited paper for a personal narrative. As you read, I’m supposed to consider these questions. I have an idea on one of them, but I would hope you could help me out. What do you think the meaningful point or purpose of your narrative is? Who is your intended…

Trouble Fades With Time – Final

Trouble Fades with Time_Final There it is. The final story. It’s in PDF if you want to read it. I hope you enjoy. 🙂 Thanks for all your help and words of encouragement. I have a new story to write, starting tonight. So much work, school is.