My Senior Year Of High School

1565 Words Dec 6th, 2014 7 Pages
Introduction
Writing has never been my favorite thing to do; but taking Expository Reading and Writing my senior year of high school, as well as my English 101 course I am currently taking, my writing has evolved in tremendous ways. Writing has helped me express my opinion, point of view, and feelings, as well as clarifying my thoughts. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, small business owner, manager or an employee aspiring to any of those positions, you need to know how to write effectively for business. Reading and writing are two very important skills to develop in order to succeed in life because it is something that is and always will be a part of your everyday life.
Literature Review
The study Berkenkotter conducted, was one on an experienced writer in which she reviewed and studied the environment of the writer as well as the writer’s writing process. Included in her findings were that a writers best writings are completed and accomplished from working in familiar environments, where a writing process is gone through. The essay by Ann Lamott discussed how messy first drafts are a normal thing for successful writers. Research on writer’s block and different circumstances and situations that cause it was conducted by Rose; in which he further discussed how to unblock the condition. A lot of the research completed on writing has been centered on how to make writers without experience, experienced as well as successful. From these articles, I was able to gain so much…

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