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Update to Writing Outside of Tone

Just a quick note that while I did not quite hit the humorous mark (although there were some humorous lines), I did manage to extend my subject matter.  And I do feel as if I was able to bring my tone down to a more conversational level, which is something I have been [not pursuing] lately.

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First Delve into the Long Poem

The Old English epic poem Beowulf is written i...

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Monday night was a class night.  We got thirty minutes of writing time, and, wouldn’t you know, I wrote the longest poem I have in one sitting so far.  It came to two and a half pages, and just under two full pages typed up.  Some things I noticed about the experience:

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