Saturday, June 19, 2010
Day 19: A Talent of Yours
All throughout K-12, my teachers said I was a gifted writer and they'd have me proofread my classmates' papers. I'm good at it--mistakes just jump out at me--and I actually truly enjoy doing it. As my AP English teacher Mrs. Dartnall put it, I love "making the paper bleed" with all my comments and corrections in red ink. I get very serious & intense when I'm editing, especially if it's my own writing that I'm critiquing.
Richard had me proofread his CV once--he said he'd "never seen that side" of me before.
I'm also surprisingly good with a MagnaDoodle