Book talk & Indie read. Revisit poem, “Heroes” by David Bowie. Learn about the song’s origin. Quickwrite #4: Write what you thought it was about, what you think now that you know it’s real origins, and what you think it says about being a “hero.”
Look at/Introduction to Read Like a Writer (RLaW) with handout. Read essay: “My Life as a Superhero” by Stephen Kelly.
Bring it to class tomorrow and we will “read it like a writer.”
And don’t forget to read something awesome!