Write a short essay about 200-300 word letter to a stranger about to evaluate your portfolio of writing assignments done for this class. Explain yourself as a writer and a student. You may address both your successes and your struggles. You should be as specific as possible; use examples–from specific essays, paragraphs, research moments, etc.–that were pivotal (or failed to lead to) your growth as a writer and a student. The essays we have done with it are Cause and Effect, Exemplification, Dividing and Classification, and Definition Essay. You can praise the teacher.