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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...

Diynysos – a story

Winter squalls are drained out of the sky. The violet season of flowering spring smiles. The black earth glitters under green lawns. Swelling plants...

Stereotyping – A story

It was a hot summer day; a friend and I were driving through downtown Rochester. My friend is very smart and sometimes outspoken; however...

Voltaire’s Candide: “All is Not for the Best”

Voltaire's Candide is the story of an innocent man's experiences in a mad and evil world, his struggle to survive in that world, and...

A Drunk Bus Driver

Sometimes, even from the most unsuspecting people wonderful and profound messages can originate. This is the story of one such incident when much could...

Recalling A Place

I walked up to the Euclid Tavern and noticed a huge pink fluorescent sign displaying the word liquor above the doorway. I opened the...

A sexist pig who suddenly sees the light In John Updikes

Sammy is a sexist pig who suddenly sees the light In John Updikes short story, A & P, the main character, Sammy, is a...

Scholarly Legal Writing

The education of lawyers must not merely involve the acquisition of knowledge and skills; it must include the cultivation of creative thinking and imagination,...

Chaucers Lessons in the Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucers Canterbury Tales is a story of nine and twenty pilgrims traveling to Canterbury, England in order to visit the shrine of St....

Skiing – Creative Story

I was the first person to ski off of the chairlift that day, arriving at the summit of Bosquets Mountain, nestled in the heart...

Survival Creative Story

This isn't happening. Things like this don't happen to people like me. I sit on a log and look up at the canopy of...

Short Story Characteristics

The short story is a concise form of narrative prose that is usually simpler and more direct compared to longer works of fiction such...

The Lake

It was the middle of springtime and across from my house where the incident took place. There was a lake there in which my...

Treastie on thinking

What you are about to read are only my thoughts. The thoughts in which I would pay any amount of money not to behold...

Barbie vs. Hercules

Imagine a world in rose and purple where golden flakes are falling all over in a mirage of perfection. It is a world populated...

Moll Flanders (A Brief Summary)

Moll Flanders is a story about the fall and rise of a beautiful woman who was born in Newgate Prison. Her mother was saved...

Dream Interpretation

She awakens in the night, the visions from her mind still vivid. The dream was amazingly realistic. A long hallway stretched before her. Several...

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