To this class (Aug 18/19) bring your written response to the Essential Questions for you as a writer.  Write your response on the back of the Short Writing Rubric distributed in our first class.  Use the terms of this rubric to guide your response.

Please compose your response as a single, coherent paragraph–rather than as a simple list of answers to the three questions.

In other words, how do you as a writer (in school and/or out of school) answer these questions?

Who am I, as a writer?

What are my primary responsibilities, as  writer, to myself and to the communities in which I live?

For me as a writer, what does wisdom look like? Or, what does wisdom look like in my writing?