Ticket to Write
Ticket to Write, read “Mick, Mom, and Me” by Mary Beth Anderson
From your course textbook, Ticket to Write, read “Mick, Mom, and Me” by Mary Beth Anderson on page 113. After reading and reflecting on the article, respond to the following prompt and questions.
In her essay, Anderson writes about attending a rock concert with her mother, and she uses colorful adjectives, vivid verbs, and sensory images (sight, sound, taste, touch, and smell) to describe her experience.
Choose some descriptive details from the essay that demonstrate how the writer is attempting to “paint a picture with her words.” Look for adjectives, verbs, and sensory images as examples to share with your classmates. Is the essay effective? If you were revising the essay, what would you consider changing?
Your response should be at least 150-200 words. To support your comments, your discussion answers should include specific information from the readings and your own experiences