learning goal: How do I conclude a story to both the reader’s and my satisfaction? How can I reflect or echo the beginning in the end?

Brief reading from Tolstoi’s short story, “Hadji Murad”–in order to illustrate the value of a central symbol

Reminder of symbol in Mr. Brown’s story, “An Antique Rifle”–i.e., a rifle from the United States Civil War

individual composition time

by end of class today,  on the prescribed template, submit to TURNITIN the complete draft of your story, remembering that this is a first pass, a first draft

BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR COMPLETE DRAFT, PLEASE DOUBLE-SPACE AND CREATE A WORKING TITLE.

as time allows, you may quietly seek feedback from a willing partner-writer

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