My Experience as a Writer

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My Experience as a Writer

It all started when I was just a little kid. I began learning how to speak and use our language. I watched learning videos teaching me how to talk properly and use different words. Once I reached first grade, we began writing very simple sentences and learning the basics of writing. By the time I reached Elementary school, we learned about the sentence structure and we began making more complex sentences. We also started writing paragraphs and short essays. When I reached Middle school, we began writing longer essays and we learned how to write in more detail. We started learning more advanced vocabulary and different styles of writing. We learned mostly about fiction, non-fiction, and persuasive essays. In my freshman and sophomore year in high school, we discussed the other types of writing such as poetry, persuasive essays, letters, opinion papers, and speeches. We wrote an exceptional amount of poetry and opinion essays last year in literature. Now I am beginning my junior year in high school and we are writing very long essays that are more descriptive. We are going to learn about rhetorical strategies and techniques. We will also learn more about expository and analytical writing. This is the very long process that I have gone through to become the writer that I am today. Now I will discuss my growth and experience as a writer.

I have read many fiction stories through my school years. I don’t like reading many fiction stories but when I was in Middle school I read the Goosebumps series. I enjoyed reading these books because they were exciting and unpredictable. When I started reading a Goosebumps book, I would read until midnight. Sometimes I would finish the book in one day. I wish I was able to write a good fiction story but I’m not very creative so I struggle with that type of writing. I don’t have much experience writing fiction stories because I haven’t had to write that many fiction stories in school. I love reading...
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