with Michelle Cameron
Today we had several instances of poetry to review. All of it rhymed, which raised a number of potential issues:
There were also a couple of stories, both of which lead us into a discussion of the rules of the particular worlds. One was a fanfic (Dr. Who), which prompted a discussion of that particular genre - easy because characters and world rules are established, but can be restrictive because of that. Fan fiction can be good writing practice, though, just as student artists paint already existing works to work on their technique.