n this introductory essay, please describe yourself as a writer. Include details about the types of writing that you have done, whether it be for a class, on the job, or writing letters. Do not tell me about your trouble with your boyfriend, girlfriend, or how you have had a tough day. Instead make sure you focus on the topic of self as a writer. Maybe some of you think you have never written anything. I doubt that this is true. At the very least, we write our names and addresses, and so forth, but I bet you write more than you realize, such as quick notes as to your whereabouts. Also answer such questions as follows: What are your strengths/weaknesses as a writer?What do you hate/love about writing?How has your attitude about writing been shaped? Who has influenced you positively or negatively?When was the last time you had to write anything other than a few sentences?What aspect of writing do you wish you could do better?