Today's Daily Agenda

1. Attendance

2. Reminder: Extra Credit--Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

  • Do an analysis of how it works as an urban fantasy story
  • Discuss how it works in establishing its world, since it's a stand alone story built in a "known world."
  • Due Next Class Period, Dec. 6

3. Class party sign up


  • Work in Pairs
  • Read your work for at least ten minutes, ALOUD, to "test drive it" before an audience
  • Go over your written primary review
  • Go through the manuscript as well.
  • Be mindful of time so you get through both MSs? by nex time.

4. Calendar:

  • Dec 1 (Today)--Peer review in pairs
  • Dec 6--Cover letter workshop; second stories will be graded and returned
  • Dec 8--Class party and celebration of our work
  • Dec 12--E submission deadline including:
    • Story #3
    • Cover Letter
    • Bcc or screen shot me with confirmation your story has been submitted
  • Mallworld submissions due to me by 12-14. Book will be ready by the end of the year (Hopefully, Christmas, but I don't want to over-commit)

5. Next time:

  • Cover letter workshop
  • Remember the samples I shared
  • Come to class knowing the market you are going to submit to!

Reba's Senior Show opens tonight at 6 pm in the Library