(M)…Peruse The Elements of Fiction. Also receive this week’s story packet, which includes:
- “Lives of Saints” from Jeanette Winterson‘s The World and Other Places.
- “The Kid’s Guide to Divorce” from Lorrie Moore‘s Self-Help.
- “The Red Convertible” from Louise Erdrich‘s Love Medicine.
FYI: Don’t be surprised if there’s a reading quiz on Thursday, when we’re slated to discuss these stories.
One-pager. Confer with Lin.
…One-pager(s): Lucy Corin‘s “First Person” and “Rich People” from The Entire Predicament. Confer with Sarah.
(Th)…Discuss story packet and The Elements.
(F)…Conference Drafts due: Liz, Amanda, Brennan.
Folder submissions due from everybody else. Remember: Your folder submissions this week should be 3-5 new pages of prose (double-spaced, 12-point Times New Roman).
- Don’t forget the fabulous, handy-dandy Fiction Prompts page.
Total Folder Count (Prose): 5-8 pages.