This session will address beginnings (hooks) and endings (buttons) and how to connect them. We’ll also look at three of my favorite essays, one of which begins with the line, “Here’s a secret no one in my family knows: I shot my brother when I was six.” (That’s a hook, btw.)

Before you watch: Click here to download PDF Resource 5.1


Video Guide

0:00 - Introduction
2:55 - How to Write a Type A Essay
4:14 - A List of Things You Should Probably Write About
19:22 - How to write a Type B essay
29:42 - How to write a Type C essay
43:25 - How to Write a Type D essay

Resources Referenced in this Session

Guide: Type A Essay
Guide: Type B Essay
Guide: Type C Essay
Guide: Type D Essay