Stop résumé-ing your essay

Let's talk about personal statements, statements of purpose, application essays. You know when you see an essay that is more like a resume? "I did activity A for 20 hours each week, then I got these grades, then I played X, Y, and Z sports, and then I volunteered at place Beans and place Coffee, … Continue reading Stop résumé-ing your essay

But I don’t know what to write…?

Well DUH. This is, in a nutshell, the main problem. My grandkid coulda told you that. And I don't even have a kid. You know, a lot of us, oftentimes, worry about the writing process. We worry about what words we will use, how we will organize the information, what examples we will use....and it … Continue reading But I don’t know what to write…?