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  •                      Literature Essay #1  on "How to Be a Writer" (Short Story)

                         Literature Essay #1  on "How to Be a Writer" (short story) by Lorrie Moore Lorrie Moore writes some of the easiest and most rewarding short stories I have read. It was compelling and threw me right into the story as if I were recalling life experiences. She also has done a great...

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  • Essay Test #1 Short Story Sonny's Blues

    Essay Test #1 Short Story Question 1 Sonny’s Blues might be loosely interpreted as a modernized retelling of the biblical passages surrounding Cain and Abel. There is a direct correlation between Sonny and his brother the Narrator and Abel and Cain. In Sonny’s Blues, when the narrator is asked what...

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  • Horror Short Story For English 10 14 1

    I quickly grabbed my jacket and headed out of the door to being my day at work. I work as a Robotics engineer, my job is mainly assembly in putting together these technological masterpeices. I got in my black Nissan Altima and drove off to work. Traffic wasn't that bad so I was going to end up at work...

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    “Words Taken For Granted” One day a young man, Jake, who was fourteen years old, came home from school in a terrible mood. He had failed a test that accounted for a big part of his literature grade, and to top it off he had after school detention for being tardy. This just wasn’t his day. "Jake...

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    It all regained in an instant. Everything. The opening of my eyes to the warm, soothing, golden rays of sun. The sounds of children behind me, laughing, shouting, playing. The smell of pollution, scathing my lungs the feel of the warm, hard earth beneath my body. All the senses hit me at once. How had...

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  • Short Story

    A short story is a brief work of literature, usually written in narrative prose.[1] Emerging from earlier oral storytelling traditions in the 17th century, the short story has grown to encompass a body of work so diverse as to defy easy characterization. At its most prototypical the short story features...

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  • Short Story

    Short Story Analysis You have been given a short story to read, and analyze. Consider yourself to be working for the New York Times, and you need to rate the short story to be classed as a best seller, or not… You should evaluate the book on its merits and how the author does at writing the piece...

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    Kevin the Universally Misunderstood Kevin led a damned existence. Every time he tried to communicate an idea to another person, no matter through what means, be it lingual, visual, or otherwise, his meaning was inevitably misconstrued. This was quite troublesome for Kevin, but even as he grew well...

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  • The Short Stories

    In the short stories” Most Dangerous Game”; “The Rocking Horse Winner “The Child by Tiger”. I will be examining the plot that leads to the theme. In each of these short stories the plot has a twisted that approaches the theme. In the story” Most Dangerous Game” a man name Sanger Rainsford...

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    like this. Brandon, my boyfriend, and his younger cousin, Jake, picked me up at Packers Bay in the ski boat. It was a chilly morning and I was in shorts and tank top and had only my towel to keep me warm. The boys forgot where the houseboat was parked in the lake. We spent the next hour and half searching...

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    Alex Cruz Creative writing Brian Anderson 1/28.2013 Dos Friends Walking up the old, odorous stairwell, I reminisced about the past experiences here chatting through various parts of the high school looking back when and my various classmates I glanced at where used to be old posters for various...

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    in practise not actually killing someone. The chief has given us a number of different locations where they thought the Germans would hide out. Base 1 – a dusty old factory which didn’t look like anyone is here, but we needed to look around anyway. We checked the area thoroughly and there didn't look...

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    Ahoy matey Splish splash. The fizzing ocean rapidly awakens me as I take another long journey to the bottom of the cold dark sea. I watch as the light fades and the pressure builds, the over whelming size of the boat is slowly becoming smaller. The details of the ship are becoming faint and I can...

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    I tried to write a letter to her, but the pages were just soaked wet with tears. Things between us haven’t always been great, but she is still my mother. It’s been a whole year since I’ve last heard from her. It was my birthday three weeks ago. My father tried as hard as he could to piece things together-...

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    ENGLISH LITERATURE ASSIGNMENT 1 POEM ANALYSIS REASON FOR CHOOSING THIS POEM I choose this poem ‘if’ by Rudyard Kipling because when I read this poem it reminds me of when I was a little girl how it was difficult to grow up. This poem brings back memories. Back in that time,...

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  • Short Stories

    Short Stories The Stories “The creation, death, and rebirth of the universe,” “The death of Balder,” and “The theft of Thor’s hammer” were slightly interesting the first one was pretty confusing with all the crazy names and what not. My favorite one was “The theft of Thor’s hammer” it was short but...

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  • Short Story

     Composition: Let’s KEEP THIS SHORT So you want to tell a story but you don’t have a lot of time to tell it. Maybe you have a really “cool” idea that doesn’t need to turn into War and Peace or The Grapes of Wrath or IT. This story can be wrapped up nice and neatly in under 2000 words (Yes, I know...

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    change known to us through sensation, possess the highest and most fundamental kind of reality. Only knowledge of the Forms constitutes real knowledge.[1] Socrates informs Glaucon that the most excellent must learn the greatest of all studies, which is to behold the Good. Those who have ascended to this...

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    asked her to marry him. Her life would have been happier if she had married Sam instead. She would not have been caught between society's boundaries. 1. The title implies the son will veto something; what does he veto? 2. Find an example of Sophy’s son being embarrassed by his mother’s ill-educated background...

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    I didn’t know a single person in the school. When I got home, I was very sad. This behaviour worried my parents because I used to update them with stories about school. Everything was blurry for me on the second day, too. I didn’t know where the cafeteria was, or the gym. I was not able to find the...

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