Memoir Essays and Term Papers

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    Major Setback It was Sunday after Christmas and all the businesses around were open with great sales and deals. My mother and I had planned to open our family business early that day so we wouldn’t have to wait in traffic, which was terrible even early in the morning. The winter season was extremely...

      1032 Words | 3 Pages   Tags: Spinal disc herniation, Airbag

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    Meet Akhbar Yahya, 19 years old, an international student from Indonesia. Standing at 5’8 and weighing a 140lbs, coupled with a constant listless smile, Akhbar looks just like an average teenager living day by day just getting by in class and lazing around whenever possible. But unknown to the general...

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    A Bruiseful Night “Please don’t let this be happening to me. Please. Not now.” My hands were trembling and blood trickled down my cheek, as I laid flat on the cold, hard, ground I could feel my body engulfed in pain as I tried to make a move to get up. The motion was hard and seemed impossible to...

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    Kylie Schoen Ms. Zamierowski LENG111 10/7/13 Out of the corner of my eye, I saw the pyramid start to fall, and with it, my heart dropped. I could not believe after all this time and all the challenges we faced, a simple pyramid would be our downfall. My mind went in reverse and I reminisced about...

      1715 Words | 4 Pages   Tags: Cheerleading

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    Jesmyn Ward's "The Men We Reaped", is a heart-wrenching coming of age memoir and a mourning song, as she takes us on a journey through her childhood and upbringing in a poor Mississippi family. We experience the violent, tragic, and premature deaths in, a span of four years of five young men, all of...

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    . Olsen, As I embark in a new semester at Technical Institute, I strive to excel in my classes. I will try to do better this semester than I did in the previous semester. From my understanding I believe composition class to be a course in which I will learn to write effectively, to have a better...

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    Matthew Jordan Mrs. Long 5th period September 7, 2011 A Tragic Day to Remember The day my mother passed away, October 12, 2005, probably one of the worst things that could happen to a person especially with me being only 10. She had be in Germany since July 14th receiving a new treatment for...

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    Memoir of a First Time Aunt October 24th, 2014 She was due on my birthday. She would have been an awesome birthday present for a 13 year old, but she decided to be stubborn and on Valentines Day, 5 years ago, I received the greatest Valentines gift I could ask for. 6 days after my 13th birthday (2/8/2010)...

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    Final Copy: No Reality, Only a Friend The sand slowly sifted between my brittle sea-washed fingers, and the whitened chunks of coral seemed to rise, like the whitewash that took me away so long ago. Pondering the hole in my chest that the ocean filled, the hole of loneliness and sorrow. I...

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    LOVING THOSE WHO DRIVE US CRAZY Paul writes, “Love is patient and kind” (1 Cor. 13:4). Most of us find that we can love those who are easy to love, but what about those who are hard to love or those who drive us up the wall? We have been told to love, for love is not an option. We have been given...

      5283 Words | 10 Pages   Tags: Matthew 5, Lord's Prayer, Anger, Love

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    December 1, 2012 For One More Moment with Lola I took a spoonful serving of my favorite Sinigang soup and enjoyed the warm, soothing taste. Sinigang is a traditional Filipino soup characterized by its sour flavor most often associated with the tamarind or guava flavor. Pork Sinigang is often stewed...

      755 Words | 2 Pages   Tags: Philippine cuisine

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    Remember: You need to complete the assignment by the due date to receive full credit. (2 points) 1. What event have you chosen to describe in your memoir? Be sure your topic is not too broad or too narrow. Answer: The moment I found out my little sister had a hole In her heart and would need open heart...

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    Omar Shahin David Rossi ENGL 1301 10/14/14 Michaels Trauma. During the summer of 2010 I didn’t do much, I spent most of my time at home and had a lot of time on my hands. So, I decided to take a CPR class. I joined the class simply because I had nothing better to do and I spent most of my...

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    Let’s Do Something New and Unpredictable There comes a point in every girl’s life where they get obsessed with music, bands, concerts, and boys. When those things get all wrapped into one it builds a memory that will never be forgotten. This wasn’t the first concert I had attended. In previous years...

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    The cycle is endless. I struggle to get up, to get up to face the mirror, to face the world. I walk in the dark with my eyes closed, avoiding any light, and living in an abyss full of my fears. With the last of my strength I manage to turn the switch on; the fluorescent light washes my face away...

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    Ariona Davis Memoir The year 2009 was the hardest year of my life so far. I went through a lot of struggles and life changing evens in that year. My whole world was turned upside down in only a short period of time. The most traumatic thing that has ever happened to me was my Granddad...

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    Emma Hoyt 10/19/09 Creative writing Memoir/ Final Draft When gunshots went off over rumbles of mixed vocabulary and confusion through eyes. Chris Keup the only sibling that lies beneath my heart was shot. It’s the deepest most heartfelt, recent memory I have that actually shocked...

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     Being Biracial Memoir Dear Diary, “Too white for the black kids and too black for white kids” pretty much explains my life at this moment of time. It’s June 23rd 1963, I’m currently sitting on the porch watching the people march with Dr. Martin Luther King who is leading the fight against discrimination...

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     Dear future child, My parents had no idea what the world would be like as I write this, but thanks to this I will know what the world will be like for you. As you read this letter in an 18 year old’s shoes, understand that I am writing this to you at the same age you are now. I attend Bloomsburg...

      2657 Words | 6 Pages   Tags: Interplanetary spaceflight, Anxiety and Depression Association of America, Space probe, Robotic spacecraft

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    1. The first day and the first love Putting on the yellow jersey, the black shorts that were too long and the matching canary yellow socks with my new cleats. The shinguards I have just bought were sitting in my bag waiting to be put on til we arrived at the fields. My mom called for me to get in...

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