This talk was transcribed digitally and will be edited shortly. Today I’d like to talk about a topic that I think will be interesting to many students, maybe some adults. Because in modern circles, schools like to talk a lot about writing. And people go to college even major in English. And yet we never find any great writers being produced people can publish their own novels or whatever. But we don’t see any real, great works of poetry, or writing. And we should wonder why. If we go back, especially to Victorian England, we’ll find that many people wrote … Read more.
In this video, I share my advice for students interested in developing professional writing skills in the 21st century. As a professional writer myself, I don’t believe modern Catholic schools or homeschool programs are leading students to real success in writing, but are merely filling their school years with artificial school activities that don’t translate to the real work of writing. Note: The advice I give to students in this video is my own, and children are to always honor the wishes of their parents, which is God’s commandment. I you’re a student and your parents do not wish for … Read more.