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The Daily Write — June 2, 2022

The Woman Who Inspired Me To Write

My Sixth Grade English Teacher, Mrs. Ellen Smiley

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Mrs. Smiley was my Grade Six English teacher and was the first teacher to encourage my writing.

During parent-teacher interviews, she told my parents to encourage me to write because I had a talent.



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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Sensitive eccentric.Writes mainly short stories & about living w/several mental illnesses. 3xOD survivor. Top Writer in “Reading.” Editor-“AYOT”