Descriptive Narrative Essay
I remember that warm day in May three years ago when my Dad and I went to an auction to buy myself a new car. We were surrounded by people as we stood in the middle of a muddy yard. I was holding a white card with a number on it, waiting for the Mustang I wanted...
Narrative Essay on An Unforgettable Experience
During the December festive season almost every shopping and business complex is
a hive of activity. The last few days before Christmas are exceptionally busy
days. Many last minute shoppers scurry along from shop to shop in a last bid to
Narrative Essay – Final Draft
You Catch More Flies With Honey Than With Vinegar
When I was a child, I always considered myself to be shy. I would never talk to anyone in school other than my teachers and then it would only be concerning my assignments. I felt as though I d...
Personal Narrative Essay
I do not remember what time the officers grabbed me that night, but I was on the dance floor in a nightclub called the Lonestar and all seemed to be perfect. I suspect perception has plenty to do with beliefs in life, and in this instance my ability to assess my environm...
One of my most frightening experiences happened when I was about thirteen years old. This happened while I was visiting with my grandma on the north side. The area where the incident happened was commonly known as the “Hood” where bad things happened to good people and worse th...
Realizing True Beauty
From the time I started kindergarten until now, I have encountered many peers. Always having the personality of a social and outgoing person I met and mingled with many types of clichés in high school. At Spanaway Lake High during my soph...
50 Narrative Essay Topics
1. When I Got Lost
2. My Favorite Meal
3. If I Could Go Back in Time
4. I Saw the Weirdest Thing
5. An Animal I Would Be
6. Something I Wish I Had
7. If I Could Only See One Color
8. If I Could Change One Thing About Me
9. A Place I'd Like to Live
10. My Secre...
August 28, 2008
My Unplanned Weekend
It was a Thursday afternoon and I was patiently sitting in my chair at school talking to my friend Tanya about what we were going to do that weekend. I hear a voice say “Mr. Johnson can you send Lynn to the office for...
The Narrative Essay
*What is a Narrative Essay?
• Narrative writing tells a story. In essays, the narrative writing could also be considered reflection or an exploration of the author's values told as a story. The author may remember his or her past, or a memorable person or event from tha...
My father is a very traditional, conservative, religious man. A product of his time, upbringing, and culture. Abandoned by his mother, neglected by his father, and raised by an aunt who already had too many children of her own, my father has always had to fend for himself. From an early age he had t...
September 15, 2010
Lost and Found
As my mother walked out of the car, she mumbled, “I’ll be back in a couple of minutes, so watch your little brother and do not touch the box of crayons. ” The sun was up high as I watched my mother from the car...
Maria Elena Guerra
English II Pre-AP
10 February 2012
A wise old man once said “It is in the human being were all good lies. You just have to find it.”
If it hadn’t been that a certain occurrence was witnessed by me that changed the way I see the world and the...
EN101 Narrative Essay
Narrative Essay: Early Morning Surfin’
Childhood is one of the most important things that make us who we are. These are the times when we learn...
From a very young age, I can remember sitting at the kitchen counter with my older sisters as my mother was telling us all of the things we needed to do to be upstanding and healthy young adults. As we grew up, she continued to preach to us because she didn’t want us to grow up to be misfits. So...
My family is not originally from the Elkins, Randolph County area. Actually, we aren't from any particular town, but we moved around the Monongalia area most of my childhood. My relatives, including my grandparents, still live there. Because of this, we often travel to the area...
NARRATIVE ESSAY PROMPTS
[Being Unprepared] Because you have been sick, out of town, busy at work, or working on other homework, you didn't have as much time to study for an important test as you needed. Everyone going to school has been in this situation. Think of a specific test that you took...
A narrative essay is a story about an event experienced by the narrator of the essay. In autobiographical narratives, the narrator is the author. Narrative essays typically focus on a significant event as well as the consequences or broader impact of the event. Providing a broader significance makes...
Maria A. Tisdale
September 23, 2010
My Journey to My Accomplishments
My first goal was to obtain my general Equivalency Diploma (GED) with the intentions of later attending college. It took me longer to achieve my goals, since I have had many personal obstacles in...
Narrative Essays: To Tell a Story
There are four types of essays:
Exposition - gives information about various topics to the reader.
Description - describes in detail characteristics and traits.
Argument - convinces the reader by demonstrating the truth or falsity of a topic.
Write a narrative essay on one of the following topics suggested. You may have a topic of your own, but make sure that it makes a good topic for a narrative essay. Besides, give a title to your essay.
1. Write about an important event or experience in your life. Describe the event, and explain w...