“The Yellow Wallpaper”
An opinion on the critical essay “Haunted House/Haunted Heroine: Female Gothic Closets in “The Yellow Wallpaper”” by Carol Margaret Davison
April 2nd, 2009
“The Yellow Wallpaper” by Charlotte Perkins Gilma...
English III AP
The most beautiful sight I ever saw was the day the entire city of Fort Collins had so much snow; everything had come to a standstill. A low pressure system had blown in the night before, and twenty-four hours and six feet of s...
Under The Raised Hand
When I was a young girl learning about life and love, I always thought that some man would sweep me off my feet and it was my fate to be with him and only him. My mother was not a big fan of love and fate. She didn’t...
Ouch! It Burns!- a descriptive essay
It was New Year’s Eve back home in the Philippines. I was only 6 years old, short, thin and clumsy. With my favorite striped pink shorts and white tank top with a Care Bears print on, I rushed outside our apartment to join other kids light some fireworks....
Goodbye Humidity, Hello Fall Foliage
Finally the day has arrived, September 22, 2009, the official first day of fall. Most people may dread this day due to the fact summer comes to an end, school starts and cooler temperatures are...
Descriptive Essay Final
We have been waiting nine long months, and we have had much preparation to do before the arrival of our daughter. Of all the things we have prepared for her, I am most proud of her room, my mother and I painted it and sat it up with al...
I always hated doing my family tree. The reason for this, is because I really don’t know much about my grandparents. My grandparents passed away before I was born. The only thing I have of them are pictures. These pictures are not...
Descriptive Essay Final
The downtown metropolis can be a complex place, and some may need to become accustomed to it. It is Five O' Clock in the afternoon. The sun is starting to drag itself lower, dimming the landscape, leaving a majestic orange on the horizon. The towering structures above lea...
Thick, strong oak wood was carved into curves and poles all connected to be shaped into the perfect rocking chair. It was painted a deep brown that glints gold when the sun shines on it. The armrests mold to your arms like they were carved precisely for you. It feels like your...
Describe a place where you feel safe and protected
8th of April 8, 2012
Describe a place where you
Feel safe and protected
The place that I feel safe and protected the most is the place where I live in the place where I grew in –my home.
“Product of the War”
West Central Valley High School (Block 7)
Walking through this place, that I’m forced to call home, can be so dangerous. I see my friends, family, and so many strangers die every day. Sometimes you get so tired, just from watching ever...
Descriptive Essay - My Grandparent’s House
My most favorite place has always been my grandparent’s house. This is the
place I would have to go to before and after school. I have always loved my
grandparent’s house because it made me feel sa...
Monday/Wednesday ENC 1101 6:30pm
"Locked Jaw" - Descriptive Essay
It was a cool sunny Sunday afternoon, with the most perfect weather I ever saw in hot and
damp Miami to have lunch. I thought to myself, “this day couldn’t be any better” because my
My heart is racing as if it will beat right out of my chest. I hear them start to count, “5, 6, 7, 8…” I bounce forward and push off my base’s shoulders. I feel light and free as a bird. I wiggle around on my feet until I get my balance. Once I have my balance I stay tigh...
A Haunted House: Treasures of Life
The short story "A Haunted House" is story with meaning, by portraying to us
the treasure of life. When two ghosts are searching through their old house,
looking for their "Treasure", the treasure or meaning is revealed to us. The
joy and love shared betwe...
Descriptive Essay of My Watch
My article of clothing is with me at all times. It consists of a 3cm
circular base and two separate straps, each 6cm long connected by a metal
clasp. These two straps and a clasp are then connected to the top and
bottom of the base. The straps are outlined...
The First and the Last Visit
To Cedar Crest Drive
There is a full moon. It is pitch black and raining outside. As I lookdown the street I can see the fog setting only feet away from me. It is on this evening when my curiosity gets the best of me. I want to know why my mother nev...
On a hot summer day, the only good place to go is to the lake. You would go out to the lake to enjoy the water, the sun, the activities that are happening, or just to be with family and friends.
When you're at the lake, there are some very distinct smells. The hickey smell of...
Children learn from use of their senses. They learn by recognizing a collection of sights and feelings, and making a connection to a symbol and a word. Elaborate on this basic principal and the human language is formed. The evolution of language began with the ability to commun...
Hallowman House - Lost Junge
This year, get into the Halloween spirit by visiting the following online and offline haunted houses.
Halloween is a special day of the year that is celebrated by many around the world. Some people celebrate by trick-or-treating or dressing up in elaborate costumes a...