Initiatory Process VIII

I’ve made it to the halfway point! I’m pushing forward on this and doing all right. I just got a note from our professor encouraging me, letting me know that I’m doing well, especially coming to the course from another language. I remember I said...

Initiatory Process VII

This assignment almost wrecked me. You would think that by the 5th assignment I would get into some kind of groove or something but noooo. I’m not sure what is wrong with me. I’ve always been the type that, if something got easier for me, then I would...

Initiatory Process VI

Damn!!! Alright I have been writing for almost 9 straight hours! Who does this? In the current assignment we’re supposed to engage the senses of the reader. The reader should be able to see, touch, taste and smell from the narrative.  That’s an...

Initiatory Process V

This assignment was difficult for me. I had more trouble than usual trying to figure out how to address my reader in 2nd person. One thing that I’m noticing though is that my Spanish vocabulary is improving by leaps and bounds. I’m being forced to spend a...

Initiatory Process IV

Writing in 2nd person!!! Who writes in 2nd person anymore? This next assignment we’re supposed to create a narrative in 2nd person. I “hate” writing in 2nd person and to write creatively in Spanish is even more onerous to me. I don’t use the...