Assignment: Write a letter of several (three or more) paragraphs, containing 300 or more words, introducing yourself to your instructor.

In the first paragraph, focus on personal information (career, family, academic) you would like the instructor to know.
In the second paragraph, focus on your literary background.  Consider answering questions such as the ones below.
Do you like to read? What are you favorite books?
What did you like best in other English courses?
Do you keep a journal?
Are you a poet?