Rewriting literacy: Culture and the discourseof the other, pp.

These OWL resources will help you develop and refine the arguments in your writing.

The development of writing is unidirectional.

“These writing interventions can really nudge people from a self-defeating way of thinking into a more optimistic cycle that reinforces itself,” said Timothy D. Wilson, a University of Virginia psychology professor and lead author of the Duke study.

It is not journalistic writing, although the journalist makes steady use of sources....

No writing system ever studied has skipped through a stage....

It is clear that elementary and high school students don’t fully understand the five steps of writing the limitation of sentences per a paragraph and how to gather information from different sources and give credit to the source or cited.

Also, we can find similar practice in other types of writings, except for research paper....

Dickens was extremely concerned with the miserable lives of the poor and working classes in the England of his day, and Hard Times is one of several of his novels that address these social problems directly.

There are three types of self-regulation writers can impose to help improve their writing....


Everyone has their own way of writing.

Before this class, I would never have thought that I would go to the writing center in CTLE or have friends proofread my paper telling me their thoughts....

Persuasive writing follows a particular format....

i have been major struggling with writing my second book and when i found these i just opened up my mind more and i decided not to write a second book it was just fine without one and now i can be on a whole other spectrum thanks so much these has inspired me a lot i put a few of em together to get ideas 🙂 well done 🙂 highly appreciated

You know how I always have troubles in English essays.

Thanks Melissa for the writing prompts. I asked my students to develop their writing skill through these useful prompts.
By the way, I have published my first fiction ‘Faith No More’. I’d be extremely glad if you could manage to read any of it and provide me with feedback.

Writing an essay can be very difficult for some.

Sweeny (2010) states in her article Writing for the Instant Messaging and Text Messaging Generation: Using New Literacies to Support Writing Instruction that, “Teachers may be concerned about the way some students write using these different ICTs, imagining the potential negative impact their...

There are simple steps to help with essay writing.

I just got a typewriter at a great market the other day so I came looking for something to help me have fun and get inspired while I was using it. Thanks for the help! I ended up writing a thing about an embarrassing moment that helped me learn how to not sweat it when embarrassing moments happen. This particular one had to do with toilet paper… haha. Cheers!

For many people this is the hardest part of essay writing.

It’s the first time that i’m gonna be doing an inter-school creative writing competition, and i found these prompts really helpful! Thanks a billion!