Author Archives: cierrarouse

This I Believe Response

In response to amandaweng ’s blog about the This I believe essay she read I felt I wanted to look it up because it’s a topic that definitely interests me, especially after coming to Stony Brook. Everyone says “what a small world” … Continue reading

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Selective Memory

In response to our two readings for Thursday’s class, Kitteredge’s Interlude and Danticat’s Westbury Court, I must address the common theme I saw in the two of them. Although these two styles and voices were wildly different they both touched upon … Continue reading

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Blurred lines of fact versus fiction

I have to say after reading these some of these memoirs and personal essays I felt a lot better about approaching and continuing as well as making insights  with my own essay on lies. Beginning with Hampl’s Memory and Imagination I … Continue reading

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