Yay, it’s almost the end of the school year. The AP Language and Composition class has been an absolute joy, it has challenged me in oh so many different ways and pushed me to think critically, be more attentive, analyze different texts, read with a keen eye and also speak more confidently. I took this … More It’s the end!
Watching TV, listening to music, stalking friends on Facebook or playing video games are all different forms of entertainment. Entertainment, requires little effort and allows people to relax and escape from the busyness of life into a world of make-belief peace and rest. After a long tiring day of school, all I want to do … More The Power of Entertainment
The topic of abortion, is, without a doubt one of the most controversial global topics today. Whether you are pro-choice or pro-life, this topic generates many emotions among the people. Politicians use this subject to get votes, while others avoid it so they don’t lose votes. Pro-lifers wish to preserve and save the lives of … More Approach to Abortion
Othello, like all of Shakespeare’s plays, specifically the tragedies, is brilliantly complex and painfully intriguing. Throughout the play, Shakespeare allows the audience to experience the extremes of pity and fear, sympathy and repulsion, sickening hope and dreadful expectation. Before going on to discuss the play, please note that this post contains spoilers so I would … More Who would you blame?
In many articles we read, videos we watch or speeches we hear, arguments are masked in logical fallacies that lack objectivity and aim to strategically manipulate and fool the audience. It is important not only to avoid using logical fallacies in our arguments but also to notice and recognize logical fallacies that are sneakily used … More Logical Fallacies
For me, to pursue excellence is not to strive to be perfect but to work at something with all my heart and do everything to the best of my ability for the glory and honor of God. I think one of the great challenges of giving my all and doing my best at everything is … More Pursuer of Excellence
I always thought resumes were pretty cool. Probably because I never had to write one yet. After doing some research, I’ve discovered that it’s not so easy writing resumes, actually it is an often frustrating task that requires a lot of thought, time and effort. If you want to increase your job hunting effectiveness as … More Secrets to an effective resume
Hello there dear readers, for this post, I will introduce you, through using metaphors, to one of my favorite, and a truly inspiring poet, Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000), who was the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize in poetry. As part of a research project, I have been studying the life and works of … More Metaphorical Gwendolyn Brooks
What is wrong with the world? What is that one problem that leads to a snowball effect and causes all problems? We live in a world that is so competitive, where everyone’s goals and purpose in life seem to be about achieving more, succeeding more and wanting more. But is that what truly matters? Corporations … More Love.
“It is the experiences, the memories, the great triumphant joy of living to the fullest extent in which real meaning is found.” Chris McCandless (Krakauer 37) Nature and the wilderness is “something savage and awful, though beautiful” (Henry David Thoreau). Its untamable qualities and beauty has aroused and drawn many towards it and has offered … More Into the Wild