Look for supplemental WWW resources on the Links page.
|Santaland Diaries by David Sedaris|
| ||Heres the Santaland Diaries essay we listened to in class.|
Pay attention to how he goes from specific information to an abstract idea, and how hes able to reach a general audience.
Grammar and Mechanics
|Online grammar and writing exercises|
| ||These are online exercises you should complete on your own, especially if you are having problems with any of the grammatical issues listed.|
MLA Citation and General Writing tips
|Purdue Online Writing Lab|
| ||In my opinion, this is the best online resource for students in a composition course.|
|USC Annenberg Video Series on Writing and Composition|
| ||This is a wonderful video series that covers many of the topics of concern for writers and students. It features some of the best writers in the field.|