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...
If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born, and what my boring childhood was like, and how my parents were always treating my little brothers better, but I don't feel like going into it, if you want to know the trut...
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...
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...
Natalie Bausone October 4, 2010
Dr. Rhoda Sirlin, English Composition/ACE-001
Narrative Essay – Where I found love
As a little girl when I imagined finding my true love, I thought I would marry my high school sweetheart. At one point in my life it seemed as though I would never fin...
-1Crystal D. Dozier
November 13, 2007
Word count: 809
My Little Blessings
Children have a tendency to bring out the very best in people. I can say I have been fortunate to have four little blessings of my own. I consider each of them as a blessing and each day I am reminded...
Eng. 101/ Sec. # 47N
10 March 2011
The Will of A Soldier
It was mid October 2004, I was in Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, OK. On this day, the drill sergeants had a fifteen kilometer road march scheduled for the Battery. This road march was for our right of...
Week 4 Narrative essay
As a little girl growing up you sit down and watch your princess movies where each and every one of them falls in love and everything turns out perfect. They meet t...
It all began back in my home town Baghdad in 2003. It was a Friday morning during the Iraqi- American war. The war was almost over by then. My family and I were gone out of town to a safer place. We came back to check on my grandfather who was very loyal and resisted to leave his h...
Professor Ken Chapin
5th October 2011
Essay #1-A Narrative Essay – Revision
One would think that an employer would have their employee’s best of interest in a workplace related injury, especially in the construction industry. My experience over the past three...
Name: Jamin Clubb
I remember Valentine’s Day this past year like no other; it was on a Monday this year. Mondays for my wife and me were like our Fridays, we both worked weekends, and for years never got to go out much; that was until we discov...
In a persons life friendship is a bond of truth and faith. Friendship is a feeling of love and affection of one person for another. Friends are very important part of life. They are there to comfort, to laugh and to make memories with. My friend is very dear to me. We used to see...
Art of The Moving Image
November 28, 2007
The Butterfly Effect
Narrative form is simply “a type of filmic organization in which the parts relate to one another through a series of casually related events taking place in time and space.” Narration usua...
Blake Wilson Wilson 1/4
Paper # 2 Narrative Essay
“A Family Legend Passes”
It still feels like yesterday, a place I haven’t quite left, here I was following behind an ambulance again....
English101/ Narrative Essay
I never thought the day would come where I’d have to admit to myself I had an addiction. The hardest part was to except the fact I was an addict of painkillers and admitting it to my family so that I could get the help and support needed to get clean. The road leadi...
The saddest day of my life, the day when my grandmother passed away. It took my breath away that it was so hard to believe. It felt like a punch to the gut. I could hear the sirens from the ambulance from miles away. But, by the time the ambulance arrived, I knew she was already g...
Achieving the American Dream
Gentle, Revised Narrative Essay
One would think that purchasing your first home would be a very fascinating experience; after all it is one of the most major purchases of your entire life. In America, home ownership ties in with the American Dream and the spirit of...
Light bulb Moment
Aspire Langston Hughes Academy
“AllyGents” Narrative Essay on “Fahrenheit 451”
The purpose of my narrative is to provide a different perspective of events that happened in the novel “Fahrenheit 451.” Instead of the prot...
I didn’t realize my specialness at the time, even though I didn’t know much English the first day of school there. All the kids and teachers were nice to me and well-mannered with good intentions, but they could clearly see how I was an outsider, and how I was diff...