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Samples of Writing Posted to the National Gallery of Writing - Previous Revision

Read these sample submissions from participants of the NCTE National Day on Writing.

TempusTempus fugit fugit by John Moore Williams

Baby Alert

Scout Describing Maycomb

Yoga for Seniors

Ode to an Essay

We've Decided to Go in a Different Direction

The Evidence

Paradise in Mexico

A Reflection on Work in Education

A Poor Girl's Heart

American Zombie Fashion Show, an Educational Event


Learning To Love Words

From InkFrom ink by Andrew Topel 

A Sip of Truth

The Orange Room


Little Toy Pocketknife 

My Father’s Hands

Blue Eyes

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