Welcome to English 101, Freshmen Composition at Crafton Hills College.

We will be using the blog to post comments and final draft of essays in order to help us learn from each other. One of the best ways to improve your writing is to study the writing of others. This blog will allow us to share and see others’ writings.

I will also be posting updates and assignments to make sure we are all on the same page. The syllabus will be posted under Syllabus. The resources page with have links and videos to help you will citations, WordPress, and more.


The textbook for this class is “They Say, I Saywith readings, 3rd edition. Make sure to order the textbook that has the readings included! The cover should be bluish, not black.

they say

Also, we will be reading Sandra Cisneros’ Woman Hollering Creek and other StoriesAvailable on Amazon for $10 new, and 1 cent used. You will need this one by week 5.

woman hollering creek

Recommended The Little Seagull Handbook 3E