gadgets, special powers and the Elixir of Life. Wishing for these things is not bad; though wishing for bad things to happen is bad, wishing in itself is not. In fact, wishing adds more spice in life. Isn't it exciting to know that there is a possibility for your wish to come true?
People may ask, "What...
In this piece we will be comparing and contrasting aspects of the short story “
,” by Philip Van Stern and the movie, “Its a Wonderful Life” by
will be explaining both my opinion, and the facts of both of these stories. This will help us to
understand the similarities and differences of the characters...
A wise man once said: “ The greatest journeys in life begin with the smallest steps.” My journey began with a small step through the gates of The Vikasa School and today it is that very step which proved to be my greatest, wisest and the most cherished one, as it has opened the doors of opportunity...
I remember all my life
Raining down as cold as ice.
Shadows of a man,
A face through a window cryin' in the night,
The night goes into
Morning just another day;
Happy people pass my way.
Looking in their eyes,
I see a memory I never realized how happy you made me.
Oh Mandy well,
You came and...
this Contest was "My Vision for the Future."
It has been a cruel world lately, where everyone fights for nonsense, no one is satisfied and the good are lost in the world's complicated maze. Therefore, a lot of efforts try to change the world's system and create a better view of life in the minds of...
The Perks of America’s Greatest Pastime
Baseball is known as America’s greatest pastime, but that does not mean that the sport is dying out. The sport of baseball teaches us much more than just the rules of a game; the game teaches lessons of life. If it weren’t for baseball, I wouldn’t...
girl came up to me and presented a single flower and pinned it on my shirt. The appearance of the children's tattered clothing was impecunious and the school's condition was even worse. Afterwards my friend, another student member of the Wish for Kids Club, and I, nervously walked into the third grade doorway...
The Greatest Movie of All Time
How can one not be a fan of gangster films? All of my favorite movies are gangster movies. These movies are developed around the actions of gangsters, who operate outside the law, stealing and violently murdering their way through life. They show the “pursuit of the...
Me, Myself, and I
Dear Mrs. Frey,
Hello, my name is Nicholas Alviar and first off I just want to let you know how thrilled I am for this year of school. It is the start of a new beginning and I am tremendously happy that you get to be a part of it, as my ninth grade English teacher.
I want you...
you were to live forever” by Mahatma Gandhi. My philosophies include working hard, taking pride in myself and the accomplishments that I have achieved, and that everyone is on this planet for a reason. In the following paragraphs, I will explain each of my three philosophies. From this, I hope that others...
mealy-mouthed if I started talking about the college activities I love and things like that. Why? Because at this point I don't have a clue about how my college life will evolve. What I m going to do though, is describe you what are the things I've heard and loved about it, like meeting new people, clubbing...
Life and Women in Hardy’s Novels: A Critical Analysis
Name: Pahel Chakma
Supervisor: Shafin Md. John
Department of English
Southern University Bangladesh
This thesis submitted...
Here's what I think about this memory, and it explains one
of the greatest driving forces in my life. Often I feel
like anything bad that I have about me, things I do are tied
into this one physical aspect, as if I can feel it
throbbing. I was born with a harelip. It's the kind in the
"There is a terrific disadvantage in not having the abrasive quality of the press applied to you daily. Even though we never like it, and even though we wish they didn't write it, and even though we disapprove, there isn't any doubt that we could not do the job at all in a free society without a very, very...
Goal achieving is something that you absolutely must do if you wish to fulfill your potential as human being. Goals enable you to do the work you want to do, to live where you want to live, to be with the people you enjoy, and to become the kind of person you want to be.
People don't set goals...
lifetime. Cancer is a silent killer, taking over people’s lives in the blink of an eye and giving them no option but to fight back. It attacks the greatest of people, and it is in this awful experience that they realize their true strength, and their need for positivity. Cancer patients must deal with...
ADVOCACY IN LIFE .
1. Admiration to all who have advisories as yourself. I am not able to do so at the moment, but my hopes is to continue being me and spreading good will onto others. Eventually my plan is to help many who are unable to buy their own food.
2. “Never be afraid to raise your voice...
April 30, 2015
20 Sentences about My Strength and Weakness
1. My strengths are being patience with people, being polite and hardworking.
2. I believe in myself; I try my best to get things done, and I never give up.
3. I make decisions for myself in terms of bad situation...
"Did life exist on Mars?"
"What would it take to build a spaceship that could travel at the
speed of light?"
"When will the moon be colonized?"
These are just some of the questions that wander through my mind
all day. Fascinated by the secrets of the...
Form and Content
The Story of My Life is an account of the early years of a woman who overcame incredible problems to become an accomplished, literate adult. The book does not give a complete account of the author’s life, as it was written when she was still a college student. It is, however, a unique...
I can’t help but to think of what I’ll leave behind when looking ahead. What will my life amount to? This powerful and stimulating question, may, of itself be worth far more than its answer. In fact if, after exploring and building upon the thoughts this question will bring about, I am able to act, I...
Azad Jammu & Kashmir (Pakistan)
I wondered before starting writing about my dream city. The developed cities of the world which can be watched on the TV screen flashed in my mind. Yes they look marvelous with sky scrappers and heavenly lit bazaars. Is it feasible for me to...
My Christmas Plans
Christmas is commemorating the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, which is the greatest gift God had given us. He is the savior of all human kind for offering and sacrificing His life to save us from our sinful actions for God is LOVE. For me, Christmas means LOVE, for God’s overflowing...
The Greatest Day I Have Ever Lived
Have you ever had the feeling of yearning to gain something into your possession so desperately? Well, I had. It would probably be best to describe it as the dearest wish that any typical girl my age could ever had: the trendiest, most portable, and most recently...
Just walk beside me, and be my friend”. I’m going to describe someone who means the world to me and also has a huge impact in my life. I have one such good friend who walks beside me and who extends her hand, when I am about to slip and fall. She is my greatest asset in life, which I treasure more than...
in a poem by Mohammed Iqbal, the idea of Pakistan would become the defining force in the life of Mohammed Ali Jinnah. Likewise, Mohammed Ali Jinnah would become the defining force in the creation of, and early life of the nation of Pakistan. Jinnah was born on Christmas day of 1876 to an upper class...
My Most Memorable Family Holiday...
Whether it be when you were a child or as an adult.. what is your most memorable family holiday... (warm fuzzy ones)[pic]
There are a few that I could bundle together as memorable.. I think the family bach at South Bay in Kaikoura is one that will stick in my...
4th Feb 2015
Being an ordinary person who has no disparity from others, I have been through a lot of peaks and valleys in my life. I had made decisions and choices which some of them I am glad about and some I regret when I look backwards. After all this time, these obstacles and experiences...
Between Poe’s Life and His Works In Edgar Allan Poe’s lifetime and today, critics think that there are striking similarities between what Poe lived and what he wrote. His melancholy, often-depressing stories are thought to reflect his feelings. There is truth to this, although his entire life was not miserable...
My Creation and Greatest Teacher
“Oh my God,” was my reaction when my girlfriend told me she was pregnant. The fear I felt, after receiving this news, was unlike anything I had ever felt. I asked myself, “am I ready for this?” My reply was, “no, but you better get ready.” Little did I know I was...