Stop this day and night with me and you shall possess the origin of
You shall possess the good of the earth and sun, (there are millions
of suns left,)
You shall no longer take things at second or third hand, nor look through
the eyes of the dead, nor feed on the spectres in books,
You shall not look through my eyes either, nor take things from me,
You shall listen to all sides and filter them from your self.
don't do this:
because I know you're thinking it's going to be a waste of time.
In fact, I ensure that this process will enrich
What is an Expository Essay?
The expository essay is a genre of essay that requires one to
investigate an idea
expound on the idea
set forth an argument
concerning that idea in a clear and concise manner.
Works such as Ursula LeGuin’s short story The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas, Eoin Colfer’s children’s novel The Supernaturalist and the 2006 film V for Vendetta directed by James McTeigue address such issues as human rights abuse, totalitarianism and mass consumerism through the medium of the dystopian genre, and in doing so embody the principal components of dystopian litera...
Writing well is an essential communication skill that will positively impact the future career and life path of any student. This course sets the foundation of solid writing proficiency in paragraph and basic essay construction. Employing a color-coding strategy with a checklist in weekly writing assignments, students can visibly see their writing growing stronger with each week’s lesson as they apply the writing color key to their own writing. Coaching students each step of the way, the teacher provides detailed feedback moving students from where they are one or two steps at a time. This individualized feedback promotes student growth and ensures individual writing success no matter the writing background. Students will be exposed to expository, persuasive, and descriptive writing in detail with a touch of creative and narrative writing along the way for a well-rounded semester of writing exposure. Students will learn basic conventions of MLA format, thesis construction, introduction and conclusion writing techniques, revising and editing strategies, and more. This course will promote student choice in weekly writing topics under large topic guidelines, which provides the opportunity to integrate other subjects and interests being studied into the writing assignments for this course. This course is ideal for a student new to formal writing instruction or for the student who needs help mastering the basics of quality writing.
Countless writers have crafted utopian worlds for the reader to consider and explore and many of those novelists don't deem the modern-day world as the "good place"(Hermon, Holman) but rather one of the indescribable atrocities of war, disease, hunger etc… A utopian world...