Elisa Preston

Author: Elisa Preston

👴🏻 Multimodal Project 👴🏻

So this was easily the least upsetting assignment I’ve had all semester. Putting it together was actually pretty enjoyable and I learned how to use quite a few programs & apps that I was previously unfamiliar with. Also first video I’ve ever edited, so that was fun! Here’s the process I went through, which probably would have gone more smoothly… Read more →

Papers… Papers Everywhere

What I Know So Far Paper~ As soon as we started talking about this paper, I thought that it would be a good opportunity to conduct interviews with people from other countries. This is mostly because I just love doing that shit. I did something similar with Zach for our final project in Kittle’s 478 and I really enjoyed the… Read more →

“Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very;’ your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.” ― Mark Twain

[Think about that should in the title of this post. I like to take it as sarcasm.] So this week in class I dedicated at least ten whole minutes to thinking about what I’m good at. Still not really sure, but I ended up going with “making my cat happy,” though sometimes I do the opposite… like when I take… Read more →

Writing Is Other People ):

My Theory of Writing! Okay, I really hadn’t thought about it much until this week (or perhaps at all). When thinking of my reasons for reading and writing, I found that I kept simplifying my terms. Reading started out as being for obligation, learning, enjoyment, and boredom. Writing had essentially the same purposes listed. After staring at those terms for… Read more →

Intro etc.

Umm, hi. My name’s Elisa and I don’t really like talking about myself because it feels awkward, so this is going to be rough. Sooo, I’m originally from Riverside, CA. I have a really spoiled cat and I play a lot of video games. I’ve travelled a bit and I guess I eat a lot of tofu. I’m an English… Read more →