The Blue Bouquet
Millions of people around the word have been in a situation that has transitioned them from innocence to experience. In this story a boy wakes up to go for a walk outside, after not listening to the boardinghouse owner, and ended up going through a horrible experience. He transit...
The Blue Bouquet
Have you even been in a situation when you have gone from total innocence to experience in a short period of time? In the short story “The Blue Bouquet” written by Octavio Paz, the main character starts off by waking up from a nap and going on a walk even after being...
The Blue Bouquet
I woke covered with sweat. Hot steam rose from the newly sprayed, redbrick pavement. A gray-winged butterfly, dazzled, circled the yellow light. I jumped from my hammock and crossed the room barefoot, careful not to step on some scorpion leaving his hideout for a bit...
How do Octavio Paz and Albert Camus convey their respective views on death?
World Literature 1
Many aspects of death are pondered and questioned throughout Octavio Paz's poems, the two I have chosen to particularly focus on are Plain and Near Cape Comorin. Albert Camus has also consi...
Short Fiction Period IV
September 17, 2012
“The Blue Bouquet” and its Critics
Short-short stories have been critiqued by countless writers and every single critic has a different mentality about what needs to be in a short-short story to make it a memorable one....
Out of the Blue is divided into nine chapters, including ones on coral reefs and atolls, the great depths of the ocean, the Sargasso Sea, and, finally, a brief entitled "Into the Future." This last offers the usual hand-wringing about overfishing, climate change, pollution, humans the villains and t...
Blue Ocean Strategy
Kim and Mauborgne
A onetime accordion player, stilt walker, and fire-eater, Guy Laliberté is now CEO of one of Canada’s largest cultural exports, Cirque du Soleil. Founded in 1984 by a group of street performers, Cirque has staged dozens of productions seen by some 40 mill...
Summary: the picture of Dorian Gray
Lord Henry (Harry): he had a thin face and clever, dark eyes. His voice was slow and beautiful. People listened to him when he talked.
Dorian Gray: His face was pale and beautiful. His eyes were bright blue. His hair was blond.
Basil Hallward: He...
SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY
HIGH TECH CENTER
How To Write a Summary
With thanks to: Swales, John M. and Christine B. Feat. Academic Writing for Graduate Students, Essential Tasks and Skills. Ann Arbor: U Michigan P, 1994. 105-130.
Preparing to Write: To write a good summary it is important...
LO1: Describe the objective of financial reporting and identify the qualitative characteristics, conventions, and ethical considerations of accounting information.
The objective of financial reporting is: To provide financial information that is useful in making decisions in assessing; C...
Design and Analysis of Manufacturing System
Part 1: Introduction and fundamentals of industrial systems configurations
Operations Management (OM): business function responsible for designing, planning,
coordinating, and controlling the resources needed to produce...
DIPLOMACY IN HISTORICAL CONTEXT
Diplomacy has existed ever since the beginning of civilization, it can be divided into Mesopotamia Civilization, Ancient India, Roman, and Greece, Italian Renaissance, and the world war period to the...
1. A young wizard finally came into his powers and now goes to a school full of others like his kind as he tries to adapt into his new life. He faces many troubles on the way such as trying to fit into the right crowd and finding the sorcerer’s stone.
2. The movie starts out with...