Chronicles of Narnia 4

The characters of the Witch and Aslan are completely opposite. Aslan is kind to his people and the Witch is cruel and demanding towards them. Aslan’s servants desire to serve him because he is a good ruler; just like a child wants to please their father when he is good to them. The Witch’s servants obey her for fear of their lives and their family’s lives! She gets what she w...
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Visions

What are dreams and what are some theories as to what their psychological and worldly significance?For thousands of years, humans have been captivated by dreams and their meanings. One early example of the human fascination with dreams can be traced back to as many as 3000 years ago, when the Egyptians were known to compile books of dreams and their interpretations. Further e...
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Life is passing by

If someone asked me if I’ve noticed that I’m growing and moving on in life, I would definately say no. I don’t feel like I’m progressing in anything. I’m not becoming any taller or fatter (although this last one can really happen soon if I don’t stop eating unhealthy food), and nothing changes in me – the only thing that seems to be c...
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Thanksgiving

I may be the only reason my familys holidays go on without a hitch. I work as a butler during the holidays, I help where I can. I’m often told to do random tasks such as babysit, cook, or clean. I don’t mind since i’m the only one between the ages of 12-40 with the exception of my brother whom would never help. This particular holiday was Thanksgiving this year....
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Audition For Plays

Auditions For Plays Have you ever wanted to audition for a play but didn’t know how?To audition for a play you must overcome your strange feeling of stage fright, become your character for the audience and be able to handle rejection. Stage fright is surprisingly very common in actors and actresses, but there are some methods to overcome this feeling of dread and anxiety.I...
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Borobudur: One Thousand Years Old and a Miracle

Surrounded by rice fields on the island of Java, a mysterious ancient temple resides. It is “vihara Buddha uhr,” Sanskrit for “Buddhist monastery on a hill.” It is popularly known as Borobudur. This archaic structure looms over its visitors, but the mountains surrounding it are taller still. Its splendor has not diminished, even though it is over one thousand years old. Borob...
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High School Dropouts

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself” -John Dewey. More and more students each day are dropping out of high school simply because they have no motivation to work, their attendance is not the greatest and the classes they take are uninteresting and often considered “pointless to learn”. Students don’t realize how important it is to graduate hi...
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“The Dumbest Generation” Synthesis Analysis

Mark Baurelein, best-selling author of The Dumbest Generation, argues in his novel that America’s contemporary youthful aptitude has degenerated due to today’s developing technology. Simply put, he claims, “You guys don’t know anything.” However, what’s to say that people before thirty today aren’t just adapting their learning abilities to the environment in which they are ed...
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Oops, I exploded

Chapter One: Tummy Troubles People are always making a big deal about my 1980 explosion. It was in the headlines everywhere. “Mount St. Helens eruption!” “Catastrophic Landslides!” “Miles covered in ash by volcano!” Yea, I killed a few people, and pretty much obliterated everything in my path. But it’s not like this was the first time I exploded. I’ve been blowing up way be...
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Remembering an Influencer

John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the 35th President of the United States. He served as the President from January 1961 until he was assassinated in November 1963. President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas on Friday November 22, 1963. He was there on a political trip when he was assassinated. He was only 46 and was the youngest of all the President’s to die so young. Lee...
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