To start off the week, we began with reading an article and watching a few videos and wrote a reflection about what digital storytelling is, how it differs from other types of storytelling, and why everyone raves about it. I then evaluated a story and described why I think it was a captivating story and… Continue reading Weekly Summary: 3
Dear Kylie, I know life is tough right now. I have been where you are, and I know that you will come out stronger. Don’t worry about what you can’t control, and try not to dwell on what might or could happen. Instead, focus on the positives of the situation. Learn to look for the… Continue reading Dear Sixth Grade Self
Hi! You already know this by now, but in case you forgot, my name is Kylie. It is a common name that started becoming popular in America during the 1960s. It originated in Australia with the meaning “boomerang”. I guess that means I’ll always come back around/bounce back. I don’t know, but I’m not here… Continue reading My Name Is ______
Dear future husband, I have longingly awaited for your arrival. Throughout my years, I have abstained from dating because if I date, it means that I think I may have found the one. I date with intention. I date for marriage. This may be intimidating, but I don’t plan on playing with people’s hearts nor… Continue reading Dear Future Husband
Momentary Mushrooms Water gives me life. When it’s dry a stay tucked under my blanket of soil to protect me, but once it rains, I burst from the ground. Finally, I am able to see the world above. Only listening to it before, I longed just to peak at what was going on right above… Continue reading Momentary Mushrooms
I was immediately intrigued by this assignment called “Another Day”. It is all about reflecting about the beauty all around you that is often overlooked: the sights, the sounds, the smells, the wind, the sun, the rain. All of it draws me and makes me realize how extravagant this planet is. Sight I love being… Continue reading Stop and Smell the Flowers
Storytelling is not only about giving information, whether it is fictional or nonfictional, it is about captivating the reader, holding their attention, and inspiring thought. Storytelling compels the reader to want to know more or to the listener to wait with anticipation for what might come next. Digital storytelling puts a different spin on it… Continue reading What is Storytelling?