[ Alicia V. ]
February 1st 2013
How does one start an autobiography? I tried reading some other works and some would start off with "Hello my name is..." or "I grew up in a blah blah blah". Nothing seemed very inspirational so I guess I'll just start with my name. Alicia. It's...
On 24th April 1998, just before midnight, the mother of a four year old who had been due for the 3rd of May, felt like her second child was ready to enter the world, but her father in-law, who had been among the most honourable physicians of the day, declared it to be false pain. When...
Hallowman House - Lost Junge
This year, get into the Halloween spirit by visiting the following online and offline haunted houses.
Halloween is a special day of the year that is celebrated by many around the world. Some people celebrate by trick-or-treating or dressing up in elaborate costumes and...
What is A Haunted House And What Its Causes
A haunted house is nothing but a house with disembodied spirits who were the former residents of that particular building. A person can get an idea of a haunted house when they hear some noises or any kind of dreams which makes them wake up at night. There...
Have you ever been scared? Maybe of horror movies or haunted houses? I was! I would never watch horror movies or go to haunted houses. I would miss a large part of Halloween and I wanted that to change. It did when I volunteered at a haunted house.
My baseball team was going to Cooperstown for a...
THE HAUNTED HOUSE
It stood on a cliff, facing the brackish water of the Atlantic Ocean and overlooking the boundless horizon. It was crooked with rusty old zincs and infested with all manner of devilish creatures. No trees ever grew on the plot of land from which it stood and nobody ever goes up to...
All houses are haunted; all persons are haunted; throngs of spirits follow us everywhere, we are never alone. Every county has they own haunted places some more known than others. I will take you on an adventure though Wisconsin’s past and present gulls and goblins that will sure give you a new look...
A Haunted House
“A Haunted House” by Virginia Woolf, is a short story that tells the experience of a young couple, living in a house with a ghostly couple. The story begins with a “ghostly couple” looking for their treasure, in the house they previously lived in while alive. While alive, the ghosts...
A FREUDIAN PERSPECTIVE OF
A HAUNTED HOUSE
By Cătălina Ciauş
'The writer, who has many liberties, may choose as he/she wishes the scene of action: the real world or a world which is more or less further from the former. The reader follows him/her in both cases'. Nevertheless one finds it difficult...
A haunted house is a house or other building often perceived as being inhabited by disembodied spirits of the deceased who may have been former residents or were familiar with the property. Parapsychologists attribute haunting to the spirits of the dead and the effect of violent or tragic events in the...
In the town of Blakeslee, Arkansas, there was a house that everyone knew was haunted. It was an old neglected house on a side street in the oldest part of town. Sometimes, the most wonderful smells issued from the house and filled the street with the heavenly odor of fresh baked bread. Whenever that...
“Come on you big baby” my friend Ron said. It was Friday the 13th and we were at a real life haunted house. It wasn’t one of those haunted houses they put together for Halloween; it was a real life haunted house. Let me start at the beginning.
It was Thursday the 12th and me and a couple...
‘Boy;’ is Roald Dahl’s autobiography of childhood memories. He shares funny, unpleasant, and painful stories that left impressions on him for all hrs readers to enjoy. These short tales make me think that I may like to be his friend. He’s a loving, caring, family boy who’s mischievous and strong willed...
May 23rd, 2013
High School was a crucial learning experience for me. There were ups and downs and lots of memorable moments in between. It would prepare me for life, not just college. High school taught me many things about...
was an attack to his free will. A short story, “A Haunted House” by Virginia Woolf uses point of view for many purposes including evoking suspense and curiosity. Point of view is one of the most important literally elements in a story and “A Haunted House” by Woolf proves this by its usage of various points...
“A Haunted House”: A Study in Mood
Mood is the emotional charge in the story, how you feel when reading or how the characters feel. In “A Haunted House” mood is very important since it’s what makes the plot happen. It also makes the story different from other ghost texts.
We can perceive a mood of...
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A RIVER.
I am river. I was born a long time ago in an ambiguous region in a mountain. I am combination
of several streams. From the day I was born I was restless to move on and travel to unknown
regions. Thus, I was bubbling with life and vigour, ready to overcome any obstacle that...
Autobiography of a mouse
My name is Mickey. I am a mouse in America. I have many brothers and sisters. Our biggest enemy is man. We live in a hole in a woman’s house.
There is a dumb cat in the kitchen. Every time he gets a brother or sister of mine, he would be rewarded with a sardine....
“A Haunted House” by Virginia Woolf
Let me present to my interpretation of the short story “A Haunted House” by Virginia Woolf. Virginia Woolf is a British author who is famous for her literary technique known as stream-of-consciousness. One example of such stories is “A Haunted House”. The title of...
THE HAUNTED HOUSE
The night was dark, the sky was clear, and the moon was full. It was a perfect night for it to be Halloween. You could hear the sounds of the neighborhood children scaring each other, laughing, and making scary sounds. The children were dressed up in all different costumes...
Autobiography of a Fish – Essay
I am a fish, very small and cute. At one time a long long ago, I used to live in the depths of a river but, as time passed by, my life has changed a lot. This new life that I am spending now, is just wonderful, and I like it immensely. However, life was never hard on...
Analysis of the Autobiography of Fredrick Douglas
Fredrick Douglas has been the most influential man of his time. He was a great example, not only for the slaves but for all men. We all know him as a fugitive slave, who has come to occupy so conspicuous a position, both as a writer and a speaker...
“The Fall of House of Usher” opens with the narrator receiving a letter from his old school mate, Roderick, who suffered from a serious illness. Worrying about his friend, the narrator hurried to the House of Usher on horseback. Over the course of the story the narrator discovers that house, Roderick,...
movies, and last but not least--haunted houses! I dread going to a haunted house. Unfortunately if I do not go, I get teased by my friends. Learning how to walk through a haunted house is scary but possible to do.
As my friends and I stood gazing at the run-down house, my body shivered, as though, chills...
In his Autobiography, Benjamin Franklin tells the reader that he never acquired the virtue of humility, although he did acquire the appearance of it. Many disagree with this statement and would conclude that, in reality as well as appearance, Franklin was a motivated person and his main goal in life...
Haunted Houses in America
Have you ever passed through a house and heard some loud screams and noticed some unusual moving figure? You must have heard about different kind of stories about the haunted houses in America. If no, then read about some real haunted house stories that are actually real as...
A Haunted House
The characters in the story are the couple that lives in the home currently and the couple that is dead that use to live in the home previously and wanders through the house. The couple that lives in the house is not afraid. They now that two ghosts...
A Haunted House: Treasures of Life
The short story "A Haunted House" is story with meaning, by portraying to us
the treasure of life. When two ghosts are searching through their old house,
looking for their "Treasure", the treasure or meaning is revealed to us. The
joy and love shared between...
story of Harishchandra, a well known tale of an ancient Indian king and a truthful hero, haunted Gandhi as a boy. Gandhi in his autobiography admits that it left an indelible impression on his mind. He writes: "It haunted me and I must have acted Harishchandra to myself times without number." Gandhi's early...