Read “Once More to the Lake” by E. B. White (short essay)
This story involves a trip or vacation, time spent away from the author’s everyday environment. Both deal with memory and growing up.
Take a look at how the author uses sentences to give details of the vacation or the trip. Are the sentences long, short, poetic, matter of fact?
Then write about whether you think the author is successful in creating an interesting or moving piece about memory. What makes the writing successful for you?
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