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Historical Analysis On 1920s

"Wedding Band" by Alice Childress is a story of a love/hate interracial relationship between two lovers in the south. The play is set in...

Life on the Color Line

Life on the Color Line is a powerful tale of a young mans struggle to reach adulthood, written by Gregory Howard Williams one that...

The Natural Desire For The Supremacy Of One

"The frogs, grieved at having no established Ruler, sent ambassadors to Jupiter entreating for a King. Perceiving their simplicity, he cast down a huge...

Raise The Red Lantern

All the worlds a stage; all of us are taking the elements of plot, character, and costume and turning into performances of possibilities(Ward1999: 5)...

Quest of the Faes

A long time ago the elves and the faeries lived together in the beautiful city of Volvey. It was odd that the two races...

The African Queen

"The African Queen" is the tale of two companions with different personalities who develop an untrustworthy love affair as they travel together downriver in...

A true tale of two dads

A true tale of two dads, one dad is a highly educated professor, the other, an eighth grade dropout. The educated dad left his...

Darkness report essay

Darkness has fallen across the land. The harvest moon struggles to show itself through thick, dark, shadowy clouds. A lazy breeze brings waves of...

Bailey White Essay

Adventures on the Way Back Home, and Quite a Year for Plums, author Bailey White offers readers an inviting refuge from our increasingly fast-paced...

The infamous Donner party

On a journey to a better life in California, the infamous Donner party, met sorrow at every turn. Before their journey began, they encountered...

Fiery Cross Essay

Gideon darted out his head like a snake, aiming for the leg of the rider just ahead. Seas! Jamie wrenched the big bay's head...

A Comprehensive Summary of Alice Munro’s “Boys and Girls”

Alice Munro's "Boys and Girls" is a story about a girl that struggles against society's ideas of how a girl should be, only to...

Death And Dying

There was an impending doom coming to the small town of Calamity. Unbeknownst to the citizens it would come firstly upon a church on...

Alanis Morissette Essay

Alanis emerged as a singer known for her fiery lyrics, unique vocals and mature music. Her much awaited album is finally out in the...

Chronicle – Life and Times

It all began in and around the year 1919. Sula Peace, the daughter of Rekus who died when she was 3years old and Hannah,...

Plot To Steppenwolf

Steppenwolf opens with a preface by a young businessman, who introduces a sheaf of notes left behind by a lodger in his attic rooms...

Les Miserables: Short Review

In his novel, Les Miserables, author Victor Hugo makes a strong statement about society being the cause for evil in man. Les Miserables is...

Turgenev’s Fathers and Sons

Fathers and Sons is a story about differences and conflicts, differences in how people think, new vs. old and the conflict that having different...

Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson: Book Review

All children can relate in someway to Katherine Patersons Newberry Medal-winning childrens novel, Bridge to Terabithia. The characters are realistic people who could be...

Herman Melville’s Bartleby the Scrivener

Herman Melville's "Bartleby the Scrivener" has characters that are very interesting to the intuitive reader. One character in particular is the narrator who seems...

Lean on Me Story

East Side High School was labeled a "cauldron of violence. " After they were designated this harsh term, Joe Clark becomes the head principal...

Something Strange Happens Every Day

A man, Bob Johnson, leans on a cold, concrete pillar, silently waiting for the train to take him to work. He waits as he...

The Fairy Tale: The symbolism of the apple

In the story The Fairy Tale a prostitute named Miss Noi lives in Saigon, Vietnam. She begins by asking the difference between up on...

Interpretive Analysis of Abe Kobos The Red Cocoon

Generally speaking, the purpose of most forms of artistic expression such as literary art, music, or art itself is a mode by which the...

Creative Story: Everything Ends

Jennifer stopped running through the forest after doing so for what seemed like eternity. She had no idea where she was, why she was...

Lean on Me, a story of hope, development, love, hate, and dependence

East Side High School was labeled a "cauldron of violence. " After they were designated this harsh term, Joe Clark becomes the head principal...

Palm Wine, a story of an anthropologist named Bertrand

"Palm Wine" is a story of an anthropologist named Bertrand that traveled to Senegal on a graduate fellowship to collect proverbs from its people...

Memoirs of a Mountain High

It was the summer of 94 when I took a Wilderness Leadership Semester from the Colorado Outward Bound School . Needless to say that...

Jurassic Park Essay

Jurassic Park is divided into seven sections, each with a quote from Ian Malcolm. He was a mathematician who specialized in the field called...

The mysteries of the Cauldron of Cerridwen of Cerridwen

The many mysteries and complexities of the religion of Wicca originate from the Celts, the druids of Britain and the mysteries of the Cauldron...

The meat-packing industry

The family knows all the dirty secrets of the meat-packing industry. The most spoiled of meats becomes sausage. All manner of dishonesty exists in...

Coming of age in the Holocaust

Elli, her mother and all of the prisoners they meet all have to undergo numerous physical and psychological hardships when they are forced into...

The characters in American Beauty

One often reads a book or watches a movie and finds a specific meaning behind the whole story, a moral. After watching American Beauty...

The Hero In A Legend

A legend is a story that has probable historical roots but has been told and retold, embellished and personalized to the individual and their...

Never Trust A Man Who Wears Sunglasses At Night

Vlad was dressed in his usual outfit of black denim jeans, black silk shirt and sunglasses even though it was 12:00 am, well after...

The man storeplan

We have put our heads together and come up with a store idea and strategy that we believe has the opportunity to grow and...

A Summer Day

Driving across the bridge over Lake Ray Hubbard one sunny Saturday afternoon, I was overcome with the gentle breeze blowing through my open window...

The Only Fish I Wanted To Catch

A sensation of astounding warmth enshrouded my mind and body as I blankly stared out on to the choppy lake. I realized that the...

Lying in bed with the knowledge that they have only a week to live

One can imagine lying in bed with the knowledge that they have only a week to live. This prognosis is brought on because the...

Learn From Our Failures

There is much to learn from failure. When you fail at something you realize the mistakes that you made. You learn how you should...

The Fall of the House of Usher: Imagery and Parallelism

In his short story "The Fall of the House of Usher", Edgar Allen Poe presents his reader with an intricately suspenseful plot filled with...

The story Paper by Catherine Lim analysis

The story Paper by Catherine Lim shows how greed can destroy a family and a persons life. The whole family was looking forward o...

Neighbors: a short story

Has jealously ever made you take action in ways that you wouldn't normally? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live...

Creative Writing: There Isn’t Much Time

It is Monday morning and I have slept in, thanks to Thanksgiving. In fact, it's twelve o'clock and I am free for the afternoon....

The Priceless Adventure

At the airport terminal, I waved my last good-byes and began to nervously walk toward the checkpoint, turning around twice, telling myself I was...

The short stories A Rose For Emily and The Jilting Of Granny Weatherall Analysis

In the short stories A Rose For Emily and The Jilting Of Granny Weatherall their are many similarities along with differences. Miss Emily Grierson...

Start Where You Are

Upon opening the book and reading the first paragraph I noticed a strangeness in the writing. I said to myself that these are run-on...

John Gotti: The American Mobster

This is a story about a New York mobster, who was the Godfather of the Gambino Family. Today he is serving a life sentence...

Grandfather’s House

His house, an edifice of dilapidated wood, reminds me of age. The white siding showed evidence of neglect. Paint chips had fallen off and...

Crap – A story

Sex. Pure unadulterated sex. When we think of sex, it is not usually in the context of a fairytale. Fairytales are for children, virgin...