Droughts: A Natural Disaster Unlike Any Other

Natural disasters, which are events that have major consequences, come in many different forms such as: avalanches, tornadoes, typhoons, floods, forest fires, etc. One of the most deadliest of them are droughts. Droughts are short or long term periods of excessive heat and dryness that cause ripholes in an economy and its citizens. There are three key factors to the format...
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Technology and Relationships in Fahrenheit 451

With all the technology everywhere in everyday life, people often find themselves consumed by it.One becomes so focused on the latest reality television show, or the newest snapchat filter that quality time spent with the people that surround them does not seem to matter as much.In our society, the lack of true quality relationships due to technology is starting to become ap...
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Study Pressure Mounting On Students!

hello friends ,i would like to ask u a simple question “what is a pressure cooker?” u ‘l say it’s a machine which cooks food quickly due to the pressure mounting in it. but now coming on to the present situation we the students feel like a pressure cooker due to the pressure of scoring top grades in school stimulated by our parents and teachers.this...
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Pressure to Be Flawless

Pressure to Be Flawless I am a typical 14 year old girl. In my life, I have lots of pressures like keeping good grades, maintaining friends, creating a good future and trying to have a good attitude towards life. I do not think I need to be worrying about my body image too. Why should I try to be changingwhat nature made me? Why do Ineed to change myself into someone differ...
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How Alexander Hamilton's Childhood Shaped Him

Ron Chernow’s biography is not only a 782-page book describing Alexander Hamilton, but it represents everything about him. From his life to his death, and to every seemingly insignificant moment in between, he is crafted before the observers on the pages with words used as the paint. The nonfiction novel doesn’t only describe one of our founding fathers, however. In the proc...
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The Stress of High School

Sitting at my desk looking down towards the math assignment I was given in fourth period, my mind starts to wonder. I don’t actually want to do this assignment. I barely know how to do it. After about ten minutes of wondering what happens to all of my missing socks I finally get up and go ask my dad for help. He laughs “I don’t remember how to do any of this.. I ...
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Extra Time

Extra time. “Alright times up! Go ahead and put your pencils down. Please close your test and answer booklets. I will come around to collect them shortly.” These are the last words you hear before the end of the SAT exam. For most students, this moment is one of relief. They finally finished a six hour test! For a specific group of people, this moment is shameful and dis...
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ACT and SAT Testing

The SAT and ACT test is needed for a student to be accepted into college.According to the sat.collegeboard website, “The SAT is a globally recognized college admission test that lets you show colleges what you know and how well you can apply that knowledge. It tests your knowledge of reading, writing and math — subjects that are taught every day in high school classrooms. Mo...
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Law Enforcement Corruption

Law enforcement in the United States sole purpose is to ensure the safety and abiding of laws by all citizens. Though law enforcement tries to act as if they conform to such things, has the police system gone corrupt? As far back as one can remember therehave been numerous attacks of Caucasian police officers brutally mistreating and killing African Americans, most of which ...
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A Whole New Magnificent World

What would one imagine of a new world located over seas that one has read so many things about? When puritans and pilgrims first heard of the New World, they formulated dreams of a foreign land that included fresh opportunities and adventures, God’s support, and hard work. The puritanic American dream can be strung together by using their literary works such as “The General H...
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