January 31st 2013
My First Step Into College: My First Writing Experience
As I have started my college career I noticed that the writing is a lot harder than it ever has been before. More in depth, more to do and of course the deadlines and due dates are...
Derek Smith Keith M. McLure English 101 02/17/2013
Narrative Essay: Specific Life Event
Many philosophers have came to a conclusion that life experiences; good or bad are what make us better people.
These experiences guide us through our future and give us wisdom to withstand the unexpected obs...
We, the students of BSBA went on a tour during March 5th to 7th. We visited the Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas, the Coca-cola plant, the Gardenia factory and stayed at Caliraya resort. We got onto the bus early to find our seats and to organize our things. Many of us were pumped wit...
3 February 2013
Significant components of life can happen at any time, anywhere. Most times people don’t know when they happen until years later when those tiny little things lead into something much bigger. Things can be as simple as meeting someo...
Narrative Essay Draft
Do you ever wonder if the resources we depend on today, such as oil and coal, will someday run out? In eighth grade I took a field trip to a wind farm in Minnesota and learned a lot about the wind turbines and how they are a renewable energy source. We had been...
September 24, 2012
Autobiographical Narrative Essay
A Fresh Start
It all started with a phone call from my mom, a phone call that I was unaware would soon change my life. It was a typical hot, sticky summer afternoon in Minnesota when I received the phone call. My mom recently relocated...
Narrative Essay -1st draft
My Trip to Orlando
After getting my first real job, I started to think about where would I spend my first paid time vacation, and after lots of thinking I decided it would be in Orlando. So, I did. I went with some of my friends. I had neve...
The sound of gentle footsteps increased as it approached my room. Still awake in the dark and on my warm bed, I did hear the voice ask as the footsteps drew closer, ‘dear, hope you had a great night and what would you like for breakfa...
Crazy Canine Catastrophe narrative essay
There was a calming familiarity of the obnoxious clanging of pots and pans in the kitchen that morning, as I began to wake up to the sight of another seemingly unrelenting snow storm. I wiped off the greenish, yellow crust that h...
Narrative Essay: Final Draft
My First Day Fright
Have you ever experience a moment where you have no idea where you are, and what you would have done in that particular moment? Well I have, and here is my story. It all started in late August of 2009, when millions...
Tour to BANDARBAN
When I recall my memories, I remember that there are many memories. Some of them make me happy and some of them help me to grow up.
From my childhood, I love traveling and visiting different places. When I was a child, it would be full of happi...
You can easily find love online today, but did you think it could be found 15 years ago? I didn’t! The online dating scene seems to be the only way you can meet a love interest after you have completed school. You may have luck finding a good catch at the office, but that can...
June 30, 2013
My life changing decision wasn’t exactly a decision I made for myself. In 2011 I walked into Wal-Mart with a friend and left with a police officer behind me leading me to his car in cuffs. That day was the first day of the rest of my...
June 27, 2013
Being about forty feet from where I can stand, the depth feeling almost endless, I float in the ocean. The waves’ move my weight up and over as they pass me by, it is peaceful. My black as night goggles, strapped to my...
Narrative Essay Week 5
There can be major physical changes and effects to a female’s body after having a child. In 2011 when I had my son the hospital gave me an epidural for the pain; they did the shot too high up on my back. As far as anyone knew I was fine. I showed no sign...
A Disastrous Meal!
Eating, besides being a necessity, has always been a pleasure to me. In my leisure time, I would spend hours thinking how to mess up the kitchen by cooking new exotic foods...
September 6th, 2013
Bang! I heard a loud noise from upstaors that late afternoon in march. I was 11 years old at the time and had just came from the boys and girls club with my cousins and all we could hear was noise if things being thrown around from the room up abo...
September 18, 2013
I recall the nerves, sweat, and some tears of my first day of public school in an unfamiliar environment. I was vulnerable and invisible to all the chaos occurring in my peripheral...
Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra
Departamento de Lingüística Aplicada
Teacher: Newcombe Rosa
November 8th, 2013
Hope they didn’t hear!
Things aren’t often what they appear...
In Death, You Live Forever
“Can you get me a glass of water?” my mother whispered in a hoarse voice. I nodded and quickly escaped the dimly lit bedroom to fetch my mother a glass of water from the kitchen. She said she wanted water, and I believed her one...