The Importance Of My Writing Process

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My writing process has stemmed from what I was conditioned to believe makes a “perfect essay” in high school. The first year of high school I was not taught how to build a strong essay but instead a well constructed outline that showed my ability to critically think. Sophomore year was dedicated to building our lexicon and syntax when writing. We were to learn how to take the most basic sentence and turn it into a well orchestrated paragraph. Junior year was when I began timed writing sessions, being able to construct a well written essay in forty minutes. By the end of the year they told us that it should be at the quality of an assignment we had two weeks to write. With this type of high school education I have come to understand that my writing process stems from many of the approaches I was taught to take in order to become a successful writer. Currently, my writing process incorporates five stages to how I make my essays the best of my ability. While the music I listen to while studying changes each time I study, the five songs I picked out are my most played in my study playlist.
The first stage of my writing process is the brainstorming session and the music that is playing in the background is classical. The piece that was most played was composed by Mozart, called “Piano Sonata No. 16.” I began with a brainstorm session because I tend to become overwhelmed by all the small details that an essay usually entitles. Thus, classical music helps me keep an opened mind and

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