Thomas Paine

During the colonial period of America, there were many influential people in the creation of this great nation. One of the most influential people was an English-American political activist and journalist. In Thomas Paine’s article, “The American Crisis: Number 1”, he convinces the loyalist population in the colonies to rebel against British rule and fight for independence in...
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Techno

Technology these days what would we do without it. How would the world be without it? I have been curious about this question for a while now and there is no real answer to this question. There is always two sides to a fight and in this fight we have the people that think (Technology we need it for everything) then there is the people who think we don’t need it for any...
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Miguel- Soul Singer

It’s a cool evening in San Pedro. A suave man named Miguel and his friend, Blu, are up onstage performing one of their fresh songs at a local club. A musical sound flows from Miguel’s mouth while Blu keeps the beat. They’re enjoying themselves now not knowing how good life will be when Miguel gets discovered for his smooth voice. Miguel defines himself as an innovator. He b...
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How my writing has changed

American Studies and this past year have changed my writing massively over the past year and this semester. This is due in part to Dragon Speak , and getting my grades and life together . Before my writing involved me at the last minuet throwing whatever BS I could together, regardless of the topic or class. So going intro American Studies I assumed this would be more of the ...
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The effects of social media

The effects of social media Have you ever thought about what the world would be like without social media? I have always wondered how people would communicate with one another if they didn’t live together. I think that everybody would be so confused with how they would ever hang out or do things together. I feel this because I would be so confused how I would make plans wit...
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My Actions Almost Killed Me..

I stood there looking at my body on the cold ground. Seeing the red, white, and blue lights pull up, people getting out of the vehicle and running towards my body was one of the scariest feelings. The pain was like a frozen knife stabbing me, the cold is growing throughout my body but I notice the pain less and less. Most people think actions are more important than words or...
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Buddhism vs. Hinduism

Both Buddhism and Hinduism are well known religions. They are two of the most popular polytheistic faiths in the world. Some people believe them to be sects of the same religion, but they are mistaken. Buddhism and Hinduism have some similarities, but many things set them apart from each other as well. They are each their own religion in many aspects. Buddhism and Hinduism ...
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Sea Turtles: What is killing them?

A majestic creature roams the waters. Its graceful movements awe the eyes. Its shell is decorated in beautiful colors. Its presence is powerful enough to take anybody’s breath away. Sadly, its numbers are dwindling. They are becoming few. Sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico seem to be disappearing. And who is to blame you ask? Who should you point your finger to? Look in a mirr...
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History of Women Inventions

“Have no fear of perfection; you’ll never reach it.””Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood” said marie curie. In the 1920’s women began to grow more independent. This would change the role of women’s lives forever. Many of the inventions by women were not even recognized although they were used almost every day. Inventions...
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Life As We Don't Know It

In a vacuum of dark matter and radiation, comets blaze trails bearing the pure hue of doves, stars wail as they die in a cosmic caprice, and gas clouds form seraphic kingdoms fit for a thousand suns. Galaxies swirl, cascade, and once in a blue moon, come into contact and flirt with one another, creating a celestial choir that echoes not through sound, but through its spectacu...
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