Writer’s Block Defined

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In the beginning of the writing process, many students writing college essays feel kinda like Spongebob, which can be the first in a series of writer’s blocks.

Then, inspiration hits and writing happens, which creates hope…again, Spongebob:

But then, seniors efforts may not seem to be enough, which is Writer’s Block #678,945,900.

So the stress can build:

But, the muddling though the late-night word-smithing, revising and re-editing a brilliant essay to fit the word count, a clarity can emerge and suddenly all the stress is worthwhile… (skip to 4:19)

 

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About Jill Yoshikawa, Ed M, Partner of Creative Marbles Consultancy

Jill Yoshikawa, EdM, Harvard ’99, a seasoned, 25 year educator and consultant, is meticulous in helping clients navigate all aspects of the educational experience, no matter the level of complexity. She combines educational theory with experience to advise families, schools and educators. A UCSD and Harvard graduate, as well as a former high school teacher, Jill works tirelessly to help her clients succeed.
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