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Reflections on My Growth as a Writer
English this year has allowed me to grow and flourish as a writer. The techniques and skills that I have adapted in this class will help with future writing. In the 6 writing pieces I have worked on this year including Writing Diagnostic, Writing for an Effect, Portfolio Assignment, Personal Piece, Of Mice and Men, and the...
Two Fathers: An Analysis of Scott Russell Sanders's Essays
A father always has immense influence over their children whenever they’re good or bad. Some children grow up in love and the teaching of good fathers, but some are used to living in a poor environment. Scott Russell Sanders is an example of both cases. He used to have a great father who taught him carpentry, but he also us...
Writing an Academic Essay
We are used to write in a very academic way, I believe is because we have learned that in school we require certain rules, structures, and appropriate language in order to express our ideas and opinions with the reader. In my previous years in school I still remember the time when I could not even write a sentence when my E...
How My Writing Has Improved
They say you can tell the intelligence of a person by their writing, if that was the case then before this semester, I would have been considered unintelligent. My writing over this semester has improved hands down. My sentences in the papers that I have written have improved, I can stop sentences so they make since witho...
Analysis of Amnesty
The essay “Amnesty?” was written by John F. Kavanaugh, who is a philosophy professor and a Roman Catholic priest. In his essay, he writes to the general public and addresses the injustice of the current treatment and the laws regarding illegal immigrants. He wants for ways to offer legal status to anyone who contributes to...
Analysis of Self Reliance
Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote an essay about "Self-Reliance." He talked about how a person can do anything by him/herself. He disliked many things in life, such as traveling, that is a weird fact about him, and many other things. I chose to talk about traveling because it is important and related to me. Moreover, I live in the...
Analysis of Prince of Harim
-John Stuart Mill formulated a concept called the “Principle of Harm”. His principle claims that an action is morally and legally acceptable when it does not harm the interest of anyone (purest beliefs of liberalism). Additionally he takes the foundation of law which extends it to its logical conclusion by saying we individ...
What I Learnt throughout This Semester
As the semester comes to a close we are asked to evaluate what we have learned or did not learn. This class was very beneficial to me I learnt a lot and got frustrated at times but pushed through it. The hardest essay I think I had trouble with was the movie essay I was not real sure on where to go with that. However I sti...
A Biography of Scott Russell Sanders
Sanders was born in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1945. His father came from a family of cotton farmers in Mississippi, his mother from an immigrant doctor’s family in Chicago. He spent his early childhood in Tennessee and his school years in Ohio. He studied physics and English at Brown University, graduating in 1967. With the ai...
The Analysis of Audio-Visual Production in A Beautiful Mind by Ron Howard
Audio Theory Essays Essay One: Audio Visual Production Movie Choice: A Beautiful Mind Brief Synopsis A mathematical genius, John Forbes Nash, Jr. made an astonishing discovery early in life and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But his prodigious career was sidetracked by problems that would have broken many men....