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Personal Perspective Essay

When this paper was first assigned to us I didn't have any clue as to which Asian American religion was worth doing research on....

After various writings by Rich

After various writings by Richard Rodriguez and Octavio Paz, I have come across several realizations. Who am I? Should I be a part of...

Michelangelo’s Pieta Essay

To see a scorned, beaten, and crucified man lying dead in the arms of his mother is an image, which can inspire overwhelming emotions...

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...

A Scribes Tale

Sometimes I wonder how I get myself into these situations. The last time I was almost sure my lifeless body would be lying on...

My life in the Formula 1

Often in peoples lives an event can happen that is forever remembered as one of the most important. Be it a family story, or...

The School Shootings In Littleton

It seems for the past week or so, the entire world (yes, world, when I was in Spain they showed news coverage of this...

A Research Paper It’s A Creative Story

This isnt happening. Things like this dont happen to people like me. I sit on a log and look up at the canopy of...

Driving Test Essay

I woke up at eight in the morning, being that it was May and spring was in the air I knew that my day...

The Case of the Elusive Car Salesman

I was pacing around Lexington, waiting for my local mechanic to finish the latest repairs on my 77 Chevy Impala. My name's Yesterday, Sam...

The typical Friday night in State College

The loud cries of teenagers fill the night, their laughter and screams echo through the streets. The many partygoers crowd the narrow sidewalks, stumbling...

Last Splash Own Essay

The Last Splash My mother made me take swimming lessons every spring so that I would be able to enjoy my summer by the...

Personal Essay: The Yemin Order Project

I am extremely happy at school which has helped and encouraged me to develop all my skills both educational and social. I was also...

Weekend Of Mine

While on vacation in Acapulco Mexico, I, along with my family and friends took a tour by boat to a small resort island. As...

My Personal Search for a Meaningful Existence

I am the representative embodiment of my nihilistic culture. I am narcissistic, insatiable, petty, apathetic and I am above all an emotional invalid. Yet,...

When I was a child I was so cute

I really don't mean to brag or anything but I was cute. All kind of people loved me. So my mother says. I was...

Designing A House

This report is being written as if you were to fully design my senior project. These are all the steps and procedures you would...

What do you want to be when you grow up

We all have to answer that question at one point in our lives. The funny thing is, no one ever assumes that we just...

The Storms of Life: What’s He Doing

There once was a man who dreamed he was at the end of his life. He saw his life as if it were a...

English 101 Essay

English 101, a class of contemporary and complete thought driven writing has been quite the experience and a very educational course. There were many...

A Study Plan Essay

The assignment instructed to be completed for my Deans Seminar class was a study plan. This plan organized my study habits and helped me...

Freedom of speech report

At the beginning of this semester, we looked at liberty, privacy and freedom of speech. I found this section quite interesting, especially since unlike...

Bitch That She Was

Throughout my life I always been compared to my friends, just because I hangout with them doesnt mean that I do the same thing...

The Power of Opinion

Confidence is a key component in the development of success. In order to reach this stability one must be a recipient of encouragement and...

Ice Cream Essay

Of the numerous jobs that I have had in the last few years, only one has maintained a lasting hold on me. I return...

September 11th attacks

First shock, then terror, followed by sorrow and lastly rage were my emotions on September 11th, 2001 when a hijacked airliner crashed into the...

Which of your possessions reveals most about you and why “Observe, Watson”

An unfamiliar voice caused me to stop dead in my tracks as I was coming back to my table. Surreptitiously glancing through the foliage,...

Under The Moonlit Night

It was a magnificent night. The stars where glittering over us. We even saw a falling star. The moon was bright and full. For...

Fast Eddie Essay

Where do I begin... to write down my misadventure. I would have never picked up a pen and began had it not been for...

Over the Rhine

It is a rare occurrence in today's over-amplified, bass-kicking sound world to leave a concert feeling as if you actually heard the music. Over...

The Collapse Essay

I shall always remember this incident. It has etched a lifelong memory in my mind. Perhaps it was because I was so close to...

Diagnosis Of Patience

Jennifer came to me several failed visits and theripys through out her teen years. She had, like it past reports complained of "always feeling...

Grandfather’s House Essay

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

What is an American

The traits of the typical American has changed drastically throughout the years. We have changed in many ways from when we officially became independent...

They Call Me Anti-American

Every time I have returned from Honduras I have gone into severe culture shock. It takes me many months to adjust to my native...

Body Image – A Body Unknown

It happened suddenly, surprisingly and overnight. One day I was a child and the next I was a sex object. Catching everyone from friends...

Personal Strengths and Weaknesses

Throughout my life, my strengths and weaknesses tend to gain more clarity, as I grew older. When I was younger, I did not focus...

Midget Village Essay

One Saturday night, I left the house to go to a friends house, and the last words that came out of my parents mouth...

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...

Small Group Communications

The class was Small Group Communications and I entered it scrupulously. I was one of the first students to enter the classroom and take...

My Mystical Place

For a half hour, every school day, for a few months, I was really happy. A friend and I would go to the drainpipe,...

The Unforgetable Man

Being an orderly at Scottsdale Memorial Hospital was a fun job that required a strong heart. The hospital was a great place for me...

Sociocultural Learning Essay

At the beginning of this semester, I went into a classroom without the intentions of it having any impact of my life. What I...

Writing Personal Statements

As colleges and universities diminish their reliance on LSAT and GPA numbers in the selection of students to admit, narrative submissions become more significant....

My Encounter With A UFO

An obstacle that I have overcame in the past was my encounter with a UFO which happened in January of 1997, during a night...

Education and Teaching – Body Piercing, Tattooing and the Public School Dress Code

Body piercing in high schools definitely isn't a new subject to me. I have had many run-ins with my school administration about ear and...

The Roller Skating Rink

Adolescents like to have a place they can call their own. In the fifties, teenagers hung out at the malt shop, sipping cherry cokes...

My Summer Vacation

After radio killed the video star, we couldn't really get much higher (which means that we probably didn't start the fire). So now we're...

Brazilian Sweet 15 Birthday Party

Quinceanera, which is Spanish for Sweet 15, is a very popular celebration in the Spanish community. This is a very special day to both...

Live In The World

It is better to live in thw world than to hide from it. I will prove to you why it is better to face...