Writing and Rhetoric is by far the best progymnasmata-based writing program I have used.
Wait! I can already hear the question flying through the air, “What is the progymnasmata?”
Okay, so let me back up a bit. When I started looking for a writing curriculum, the first question I had was, “How did they use to teach people to write?” It seems painfully obvious that something drastic happened in the last few hundred years when you read “classical literature” coming forward through time. Continue reading