1 Malaysia Short Stories Essays and Term Papers

  •                      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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    STORY OF MAYKAPAL In the beginning, the sky was very low; it was possible to touch it with a long bamboo pole. Because of this proximity, everything on earth was burnt by the intense heat of the sun. The rivers and the seas were boiling tremendously. Then suddenly from nowhere, a huge man appeared...

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    happened and saw the men dragging the soldier through the mud and into the back of a stolen U.S. PR truck.  He had always heard the gut wrenching stories of being a POW but now his fellow soldier would experience them firsthand.  He couldn’t let it happen, Danny was ready to do whatever he had to, to...

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    said ‘Lets get home, partner – want to give Lylah a huge kiss before she goes to school”. Kraai eased into the highway and Scott settled in for the short drive. ~ Sophia...

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    seen it all, heard it all and knows it all. So when I decide not to obey any of the two million rules he just read me, I will return to prison--end of story. Stupid thought, right? After listening to how the drug testing system works and my need to find a job, I am allowed to ask a question. I have so many...

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    It all started on April the 26th. It was the birthday of Lucas, my younger brother. I celebrated it as always. I sat down in front of the chimney with a glass of scotch and thought about old times. Then I cried. It was the only day of the year where I showed a bit of weakness. After a few glasses I went...

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  • Short Story

    9.1 Short Story – first draft When I was just a little girl I got lost at a flea market. I was holding hands with my dad – at least I thought it was my dad. But then I looked up and saw the totally unfamiliar face of an apparently very surprised man that has definitely not been my dad. That was the...

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  • Short Story

    A short story concentrates on creating a single dynamic effect and is limited in character and situation. It is a language of maximum yet economical effect. Every word must do a job, sometimes several jobs. Short stories are filled with numerous language and sound devices. These language and sound devices...

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    I haven’t even eaten today, its 1:00pm. He tells me to sit in the chair across the room, and I do it without question. I do everything he says without question. I can’t feel my legs, but they move over to the chair, I sit. I don’t want to look at the woman at the desk; I don’t want to see the ambiguity...

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  • Short Story

    Would you like to hear a story? I am the master of storytelling. Ready? I will begin. The book fell from her cold, shaking fingers, her pupils dilated in fear. She screamed. A silent scream that no one heard. I have not been clear. My apologies. Come with me, I will show you. From the beginning...

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  • In the short story

    In the short story, Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl, Dahl uses the literarydevices of dramatic irony, foreshadowing, and imagery to depict a dark comedy bygrasping the idea of a tragedy becoming humorous.There are multiple uses and examples of irony throughout this short story thatrelate to the...

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    science and a still smaller minority who are able to use and 40  develop them. Adapted from: The Social Function of Science, John D Bernal (1939) 1. The author implies that the 'professional schoolmaster' (line 7) has A. no interest in teaching science B. thwarted attempts to enliven education...

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    Unwelcome Passenger The man looked familiar, and immediately I felt my pulse quicken. He wore oil-stained jeans and a torn leather vest, but no shirt. Straight black hair hung nearly to his waist. A snake tattoo circled his forearm. Mid-thirties, I guessed. I didn't realize I was staring so hard...

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    "...the pain of saying goodbye and moving on." Write a short story inspired by the above phrase. Bright lights. Clean walls. Clean floors. Pale uniforms. People rushing back and forth through the corridors. That nauseating smell that lingers in your nostrils for hours after you leave. Blood slipped...

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    Left In The Dark The dreadful smell of something rotting filled the small, dark room. Whoever was keeping me here had put me down in the basement. I found this out after my first escape attempt. Ever since then he has been coming down every day, just to check on me or to cause me pain. I was sitting...

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    1. Sophistication- Sherwood Anderson 2. Big Two- Hearted River- Ernest Hemingway 3. Winter Dreams- F. Scott Fitzgerald 4. The Bear- William Faulkner 5. The Catbird Seat- James Thurber 6. The Jilting of Granny Weatherall- Katherine Anne Porter 7. The Devil and Daniel Webster- Stephen...

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    internet The creation of the internet has affected society and individual's life in many positive ways.Individuals,companies,and institutions use the internet in many ways.Companies and institutions use the internet to provide their own profit,including advertising,selling,buying...etc.The use of the...

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    Short Story 12/18/2012 Bonnie Liu It is raining outside. As if God is weeping, droplets run across windows ceaselessly, “di-da…di-da…di-da,” resounding through every corner in the house. Nevertheless, this little sad song has been drowned out by a raucous drunk crowd who is now partying for...

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