Posts tagged "6th Grade"
Excerpt from My 6th Grade Notebook: A Wanted Poster for Criminal Cuisine

Excerpt from My 6th Grade Notebook: A Wanted Poster for Criminal Cuisine

My Idea of a “Smart Person” in 1989: Jose Canseco

My Idea of a “Smart Person” in 1989: Jose Canseco

My agent Jenée is such a gem. She gave me a few days off from revising my manuscript, and I am enjoying them. I am also looking forward to diving back into it and passing it onto her ASAP. In a variation of the Billy Ocean song, I can only sing, “Get outta’ my nightmares,...
The Dope, the Cow, and the Parakeet (Another Story from 1989, When I Was 11)

The Dope, the Cow, and the Parakeet (Another Story from 1989, When I Was 11)

I seriously love having a blog. How else could I publish completely inexplicable things like this? Like “The Magic Desk,” I wrote this in 6th grade in Mrs. Baird’s class at Mayview Elementary. It is an After-School Special waiting to be filmed. Why didn’t I mention the horse in the story title?  And what’s with...
My Magic Desk: A Writing Assignment from 1989 (Age 11)

My Magic Desk: A Writing Assignment from 1989 (Age 11)