If you go to college, whatever your major, you and writing are going to develop some sort of relationship.  It  may be true love at first sight, maybe a love-hate, it could be complicated, or you could just hate your pal writing with every fiber of your being.  For those of you who love writing papers and anticipate the day a brand new assignment slides into your hands, then this is not for you.  The following provides insight into those complicated relationships, and is a struggle we’ve all gone through, or are still going through, possibly at this very moment.

First, the paper is assigned, and a wave of anger and despair immediately washes over you.

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You read it over and think to yourself “Hey, I can actually do this!”

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You get home, and start typing out an outline, gathering your notes, whatever works for you.

Once you accomplish a teeny bit of work, you congratulate yourself, and shove it aside.

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A little time passes, and you still haven’t touched the paper again.  But hey, you still have plenty of time!

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We’ve now reached Friday, and the paper is due Monday.

You think you should probably stay in and do some work, but…

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Saturday night- repeat Friday night.

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Ah the dreaded Sunday.  Once you’ve shaken the hangover, it’s time to get to work.

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Maybe one quick break.

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And another.  It’s coffee time.

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Ok, Sunday night, pushing midnight, and the panic sets in.  So does the fatigue.  Sleep, or an all nighter?

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Sleep? Good choice, after all “Due tomorrow, do tomorrow,” right?

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Monday morning, 2 hours before class. 10 pages?

No big deal, the pressure and fear is the push you need to do some quality work.

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5 minutes before class, you “print.”

This is the moment of truth, will the printer be nice to you? Or will it decided at this very moment to finally die?

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If it prints, you win, you’ve done it!

 If it doesn’t, time to BS the heck out of your professor! (Or maybe it was an electronic submission, then just ignore the printer stuff.)

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You hand it in and a huge weight is lifted off your shoulders.

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Never again will you leave something to the last minute!

….Just kidding, you’re in college, of course you will.

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 How do you handle paper writing?