Reflection: Advance Writing With Ms. Busby

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During the course of Advance Writing at ULL with Ms. Busby, I have accomplished a variety of goals I once thought were unattainable. I have learned different writing techniques, ways to format papers, proper tones to use, and how to find and properly use different sources. This course made me realize a lot about my strengths and weaknesses. It also helped me gain knowledge about the particular field that I am majoring in. I have not only grown as a writer and a student, but as a person as well. I feel that through my experience of this English course, I have gained the knowledge and confidence it takes to step out into the real world and begin my career in English.
Throughout the semester I was able to achieve a number of different types
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That was something I always wanted to do because I fell as if when the topic is important to me it can be more helpful. I was able to meet this goal by writing paper two “What matters to professionals in your field?” In this paper I already had accomplished goal number one with knowing exactly who my audience was going to be and how to keep the correct tone in my writing. But the thing that was the most important was for me to use different types of sources to give evidence on why those things matter to people in my field. This paper required a lot of research, but a lot of good research that helped me see the things that concern the people in field and could possible concern me one day. It forced me to have to use a different form of research technique that I was not use to using. Something that allowed me to research two different topics with the search of keywords. The use of the database was the key to writing paper two. It was the eye opener to showing how I was not limited to the type of sources I could use in the writing of paper one. This research technique is very valuable because it is something that I can use in my other forms of…show more content…
It is true that everyone knows what their strengths and weaknesses are but to pinpoint them and to acknowledge and accept them is a whole different matter. During this semester I could say that my strengths are I kept an open mind to each new writing assignment even if it did not appeal to me personally at first. I tried to understand how each of the assignments could be beneficial to me. Sometimes the load of work and research that had to be put into each topic was a burden. But it was something that helped hold my attention to the topic once I started writing. My greatest strength which assisted me with my writing was the ability to look at the prompt and convey and entire essay off of
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