Schimri Y
Writer #12861
Philadelphia, PA
Joined 12/22/2015
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Schimri Y is a professional educator in the public schools of Philadelphia, who has nearly a decade experience teaching Special Education, Math, and Writing to high school students and adult learners. Additionally, he has experience in online sports journalism, covering the Villanova Men's Basketball, Big East College Football, and local Philadelphia teams for such sites as Examiner.com and Bleacher Report.
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Specialties

Education, Sports Journalism, Copy writing/Editing, Blogging

Interests

Sports, Movies, Music, Education, Technology, Religion, History, Video Games

Education

Arcadia University

Born in Haiti. Reared in Brockton, MA. Matured in Philadelphia. Schimri Y is an educator in the Philadelphia public school system who thinks in numbers, but communicates in narrative. He has completed a MFA in Creative Writing from Arcadia University. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife Becky and his son Schimri Neil and daughter Ciela Reneé.

When he's not blogging about fiction and pop culture, Schimri likes to pass his time by immersing himself in all things NBA and NFL, binge-watching his favorite TV shows, or re-watching his favorite movies (new releases and cult classics).

Arcadia University

Born in Haiti. Reared in Brockton, MA. Matured in Philadelphia. Schimri Y is an educator in the Philadelphia public school system who thinks in numbers, but communicates in narrative. He has completed a MFA in Creative Writing from Arcadia University. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife Becky and his son Schimri Neil and daughter Ciela Reneé.

When he's not blogging about fiction and pop culture, Schimri likes to pass his time by immersing himself in all things NBA and NFL, binge-watching his favorite TV shows, or re-watching his favorite movies (new releases and cult classics).

Craft

25 Projects Completed

Both as a grad student and as an educator, Schimri has conducted hours of extensive study of literature and craft elements. He chronicles different techniques and practices that successful writers have used to create acclaimed works of fiction.

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29 Projects Completed

Schimri writes blog posts for various sites, including his personal website, Matter of Fiction. In this particular post, he reviews the novel, An Untamed State, by Roxane Gay.

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