A Day in Haiti

I woke up at 6am, sweating. I had done this every day by now, so the simple act of waking up consisted of only adjusting to the sound of the generator’s uproar and leaping from a bunk bed with no ladder. I’m in Haiti, the poorest country in the Western

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The Writing Tip They Didn’t Teach You In School

My education was full of “Aha!” moments that helped me acquire the skills necessary to eventually become a decent writer. “Your essay needs more examples.” “Aha!” This is how it typically went. Question: what sets you on the path of success to writing? Your answer is probably one of four: