Exploration of “Dreaming Vividly”- Cynthia Jones

  Exploring the Idea’s behind “Dreaming Vividly” “Nothing happens unless first a dream.” Carl Sandburg Have you ever been aware that you were dreaming? Just for a moment? Wondered why you were where you were? Maybe you woke up from a dream, that was so cool, or crazy awesome / out there that you wanted…

Water Reflection: Auna

Reflection of Water <http://media.textadventures.co.uk/games/PgG6aNft10m6TsqqFB27FA/Water.html>   I wrote this story not only for the class but for myself. Everyone has their own life story and their own tragedies; my brother’s death was my tragedy and is also my family’s tragedy. I decided to put that part of my life story in because it is a part…

Micro-Writing 1: Keegan R

Link to my story: http://textadventures.co.uk/games/view/a9blzhzd_keqvzs02beffg/payment Reflection: I enjoyed writing a story with Twine. For me it was exciting to write a story that didn’t follow a traditional, linear path. As a writer I thought it was important to give my readers more control over the story they were experiencing. By doing that, I further immersed…

“You Can’t Win Them All” Review

You Can’t Win Them All   I have been in EMS and firefighting since I was 15 or 16 years old. Through the years I have gone from an Emergency Trauma Technician (ETT) to an Emergency Medical Technician 2 (EMT 2)/Firefighter 1, working towards an EMT 3. I have been on countless ambulance calls and…

Three Life Choices: Keisha

Three Life Choices: Deciding which route to take. The ability for me to choose how to live my life has never really been my decision. For as long as I can remember, my parents were the main source of the outcomes of my life today. My parents are the stereotypical strict asian parents and I…

Contemplating and Creating My Story

While there are many aspects of writing that I find challenging, I found that for this assignment it was the details of my story that made it difficult. I honestly spent so much time trying to come up with a solid story with strong characters and plot. When it comes to imagining stories, I think…

A Review of “My Best Friend”

“My Best Friend” http://textadventures.co.uk/games/view/fdbaudllueu1ux8ukfvqdq/my-best-friend So for my reflection portion of the writing assignment I plan on talking about the CHOICE I made as a writer in what I as a writing about. At first when I had started the assignment I had started with a totally different story. It was a lot darker and visually grotesque experience. Once i…

Review of “Alaskan Adventures”

My story was a combination of two hunting experiences I went on when I was a teenager with my dad. One was on Kodiak and one was in Cantwell.  I used these because they were interesting and told a story of my background and who I am. Also because they are unique and not a…