Do you enjoy humorous stories about the south? If so, you must check out Rick Bragg’s writing. Rick Bragg is a southern writer who is published in each edition of Southern Living. I have found ways to use his humorous stories in my classroom.
Links to Stories by Rick Bragg
southern-journal-the-quill-and-the-mule I have my students write a story that contains a dead mule…you must read the article to understand.
the-porch-article (1) I have my students write about a place in their lives…a church pew, the cafeteria, a park, their grandparents’ table.