Tag: creative writing

Embracing the good things in life

Life is fickle. Last year I was drowning in the “I don’t knows” and the ”whys” trying to survive every day, reminding myself that life is good and that I am lucky to have what I had: a house, a job, a university degree, a family. The past two years emphasized how vulnerable we all are. If we were ...

Final thoughts for my final year

A cube of various colors organized in 3 by 3 set with the rest of its color clan at their respective sides sits daring anyone passing by to mess up its neatness. A daredevil comes along, picks up the the cube, light in their grasp, dared to twist the colors off various sides. A row of red would ...

Hybrid Form: Dear Rosa, class notes

Dear Rosa is written in a personal letter form to an airport security personnel. The letter contains: Description writing of a matchboxPersonal manifesto of being a feministA little bit of instructional writing As a reader, I felt as if I was being invited to become as one, especially when the ...

Operational Form: Class Exercise

How to lift a pen: Engage the muscles of your right arm and open your fingers. There’s a blue inked object on the work bench. Reach out towards it and, with your fingers, pinch its plastic body and lift. How to raise your hand: From a relaxed position, tense the muscles of your arm, either ...

Catalogue Essay Writing: Denouement

“They told me to take a street-car named Desire, and transfer to one called Cemeteries, and ride six blocks and get off at—Elysian Fields!” Blanche DuBois, Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams   She entered the stage in a white coat extruding a presence that made her distant from the ...