• Think about the Never Again novels and your own alternate history writing. Is there anything you observed in Rummel's writing that would help you convey historical significance in your document?
  • Write for about 5-7 minutes without stopping much. Let your thoughts guide your writing and see what happens!
  • We can discuss your freewrites, if anyone would like to.


  • On to the Guide!
  • As we discuss today, see if you can identify anything about Adams' writing style that really helps his storytelling. If the narrative really caught your attention at a particular point, you might be able to pick out how he made that happen!


  • Keep working on your projects!
  • Email a draft to me if you'd like; I'll be happy to read what you've got so far and give feedback!
  • Read Sanda Cisneros' story.