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When Art Imitates Life: A Research and Analysis on the Creative Work of Gwendolyn Brooks - There have been many authors, poets, writers and artists that shaped the face of Culture. It is safe to say that even in this concept; many writers have subconsciously assumed the responsibility of making sure this theory is reflected in their work. This notion has also established a foundation designed to foster analytical ideals as well as expand the knowledge and definition of culture itself. This idea also gives the perception that validates the importance of writers and the need for their work to be studied....   [tags: creative writing, evolution of racism]
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Creative Writing: I Am Not S.A.N.E. - ... But I couldn't, and instead I had finally told her the truth. I didn't plan on escaping, but if I ever did...she actually probably would be a good traveling companion. After what seemed to be an incredibly awkward walk to the examination room, I decided that I needed to say something. At first though, I couldn't think of anything to say to her. I mean, what did you say to someone who is about to go into yet again another examination. To someone who has to do that every day of their life. What do you say to someone who doesn't seem to want to see you in five minutes....   [tags: cleo, words, laugh, testing, calm] 1417 words
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Creative Writing: The Red Blood Cell - I start my journey in bone marrow. Have you ever seen how flexible bone marrow is!?. It’s really exciting. I form from hemocytoblast which takes about 2 days. The body makes about two million red blood cells every second. So there’s a lot of me to go around. I finally get to leave and make my way through the veins capillaries along with my buddy plasma. We take up most of the room since there’s so much to go around, but on my behalf those guys aren’t that big to begin with. Eventually I go to what I like to call the big brother of the vein capillaries the arteries....   [tags: body, heart, bone marrow] 588 words
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Creative Writing: Rodeo at Plum Grove - ... "Now that is one fine looking girl." I nodded my head in agreement and drew my attention to the beautiful girl accepting her awards. Pistol is notorious for his one night stands, basically a different girl every night. The closest he has been in a serious relationship was junior year in high school. He dated the poor girl for a month and then he moved on. Guys like him are the reason bull riders get stereotyped. After the barrel racing awards were over, I walked to turn in some paperwork at the check-in desk....   [tags: narrative essays] 998 words
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Creative Writing: My Love for Zane - I fell in love with his voice. I fell in love with his fragrance. I fell in love with his humour. I fell in love with this feeling I have for him. I fell in love with him. My heart got a language now and my eyes got dreams. In love, my life got its meaning. I called mum that night and told her how I liked Zane. Mum was ecstatic to know, I have fallen in love. She believes I should tell Zane what I will for him. I decided to tell Zane how I felt for him. I couldn’t stop thinking about him. I was afraid, what if he doesn’t feel the same way as I do....   [tags: my heart, fragance, dreams] 1681 words
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Creative Writing: Christmas and Santa Claus - ... I definitely did not mind that. About five days later, my mom and I went shopping for the Christmas presents. Fortunately, picking out the presents were pretty easy. Emily was a typical girl: she loved Barbie dolls, dress up toys, and pretty much anything pink and glittery. Also, I picked up wrapping paper that I described to her is what Santa uses so she would not suspect a thing. Then we arrived home, and I began working on my masterpiece. As I am cutting the wrapping paper, I hear footsteps from the stairs....   [tags: family, gifts, emily] 600 words
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Creative Writing: From Stranger to Stranger - From Stranger to Stranger Late. I was late, very late. My flight was at 9:30, and it was 9:15, and I have not left my house yet. I frantically threw everything into my car, not caring much about the content, and drove away as quickly as I could. I arrived at the airport at 9:25, only to find out my flight had been delayed and pushed to 11:00. So, to pass the time I tried to organize my bags a bit more. I was always the type of person to freak out before trips. I always manage to buy just about everything that says, “Travel Sized” or, “Convenient for travel!” on them....   [tags: narrative and dialogue essays] 785 words
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Creative Writing: Memories of our Life - Isn’t it funny how much of our lives will be forgotten. I think it is. We spend so much time immersed in these little moments that will soon float downstream, never to be seen again. I do, at least. I imagine my mind to vaguely resemble the moon, at least in a metaphorical sense. Meteors roar out of the cosmos and smash into me, and the collateral damage wipes out days and months of memories in favor of an impression of a single catastrophic event. Sometimes I feel like I’m all craters where all sorts of memories used to be....   [tags: moon, little moments, forgatten moments] 1433 words
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Creative Writing: The Greatest Video Game - ... At first, the basic elements wouldn’t work. They fell apart on our attempted inception of this new universe. Planets would form into cube shapes, asteroids would go much faster than they should have, speeding across the universe at the speed of light. The funniest part is that when you have an object going that fast, it can do much more damage than is would in our universe. It would annihilate entire planets instantly. To be frank: It sucked. Alas, these things came with time. As does everything else....   [tags: physics, planets, universe] 944 words
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Creative Writing: Pain From the Past - ... I guess it was because he was a writer, he would always put all of his thoughts on a paper, rather than spilling them out into someone's face. As nice as they were, living with them was a nightmare, at least to me. So I decided to move away, even though illegal, it was a step I thought was necessary for me to take, and so I did. The night of April 24, 2005, I left the house. The only evidence of my existence that I've left behind was a letter to them. "Dear Suzanne and Andrew, your messed up lives gave me hell....   [tags: Suzanne and Andrew] 729 words
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Creative Writing: Danny, Stephany and Melody - ... That morning, I met the love of my life: Stefan. The moment I took a short glance at him, I knew he was the one. His hair; curved up with gell, just the way I liked my men, and his swift, baby blue blazer, against the gentle, white linen shirt looked absolutely flawless. The second I saw him, I couldn’t deny it anymore, i had needed someone new, and I wasn’t puttering around any longer on my ripped, potato couch. Coincidentally, Mel knew him, it was just too good to be true. “C’mon Vic, lemme introduce you to someone I know… and you know what....   [tags: dialogue, disaster] 1987 words
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Creative Writing: Magic Shop Conundrum - ... “Yeah a little...” Tucker replied hesitantly “I mean I know a few tricks” he looked around taking in the old looks of the store and the items in it dazedly. “Well” said the shop keeper “show me a trick”. Tucker stumbled around for his deck of cards in his bag trying his hardest not to reveal the contents of his bag “I don’t know where my cards are and it’s getting late mister. I’ll just have to show you another time.” He hurriedly ran out the front door with the wizard man chuckling behind him “Thanks for stopping by to see what’s ‘in store’” As Tucker threw his leg over his bike he felt the hat almost wiggle in his back pack....   [tags: store, dream, tucker] 1084 words
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Creative Writing: My Dream World - ... Schools were detonated. Educated women, including politicians, writers and teachers, were publicly stoned. A historic recurrence. An invisible rope pulls me towards Kabul River. Is it Mama. I plunge into the forbidden portal... I feel as though I am in an alternate universe: my surroundings are alien and my senses are distorted. Or maybe it’s the other way around: maybe my perceptions in the real world are actually contortions. A kaleidoscope of fish scurries past my eyes, sending me into a trance....   [tags: education, females] 809 words
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Creative Writing: Her Childhood Home - ... "Ronald?" he asked incredulously. He looked over at Hazard. "Is that what they call you?" Hazard put a hand over his face. "Shut up. It's better than my first name and they usually call me Ron!" "Is that what I should call you from now on?" Zak giggled. "No." August chuckled and asked, "So what do they call you." "Almost everyone calls me Hazard. Zak usually calls me Paige, sometimes he calls me by my last name. Roddy calls me... the same thing." August raised an eyebrow, but didn't question him....   [tags: short story] 1813 words
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Julius Caesar Themed Creative Writing - The river tore through the earth as a hungry worm, ripping its way to the ocean. Along the shore of the river stood an army’s camp, the war tents and gathering tents stood well-kept, but empty. Not a soul could be found on the camp, even the lowly camp followers had left. The men who inhabited the camp stood on a small hill nearby, they encircled the base of the hill as a man on top read a letter. “The Senate and People of Rome address you, Gaius Julius, and the men under your service. The Senate places your service as governor of Gaul at an end and requests you to return to Rome, immediately....   [tags: Short Story]
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Creative Writing: Letters from London - The window was cold to the touch. The glass shimmered as the specks of sunlight danced, and Blake stood, peering out. As God put his head to the window, at once, he felt light shining through his soul. Six years old. Age ceased to define him and time ceased to exist. Silence seeped into every crevice of the room, and slowly, as the awe of the vision engulfed him, he felt the gates slowly open. His thoughts grew fluid, unrestrained, and almost chaotic. An untouched imagination had been liberated, and soon, the world around him transformed into one of magnificence and wonder....   [tags: personal narrative] 1198 words
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Creative Writing: 18/04/13 Dear Diary - ... As if coming to realisation that we’re at Josephine’s, her face blushed in peachy pink, “Arigato (thank you) for looking after my kids today” she said as she bowed on a right angle. “No, no, you’re alright” she said eccentrically as she swayed towards mum, handling the bags, “just… can we please eat now?” Without a word, mum quickly acquiesced to her demand as they both disappeared behind the (Japanese door), leaving Akari and I behind. “Hey Nishiko look!” shouted Akari as If I were I mile, “there’s a fish pond out there, can we go and see it?” I smiled as I opened the slide door to the garden....   [tags: personal narrative] 920 words
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Creative Writing: The Devil’s Lettuce - The Devil’s Lettuce It’s 4:18 in the afternoon. Heather Ford is walking to Forbes Field with a pre-rolled joint, ready to “hit 4:20” – the stoner witching hour. She sits at the top of the dusty bleachers with her back to the Cathedral of Learning, joint in one hand and lighter in the other. She stares at her watch and waits. All across the east coast, countless other stoners are partaking in this longstanding reefer ritual. The high school kids hiding in the basement, passing around a blunt. The college roommates taking massive bong rips near an open window so their landlord doesn’t bitch about the smell....   [tags: alcoholic beverage, prohibition] 2998 words
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Creative Writing: Daniel's Summer Break - ... Rowley stay to sleep on Greg’s house. When they were sleeping they heard something on the room beside. It was like a little ghost girl saying: I am watching you… can you find me. They went immediately to Greg’s mom and dad room. So Greg’s father went into that rom. Rowley was meters behind but Greg was closer to the door. He was totally sure his father wasn’t going to get out of there alive. Seconds later Greg’s father came back with a doll. Greg and Rowley wait till Greg parents go to sleep and then watch the movie....   [tags: cake, dog, books, canfield] 1645 words
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Creative Writing: Trapped! - She almost floated across the empty, box-like room. A cold shiver relentlessly weaved its way down Emma’s spine as she ran her bony hand down the bleak wall. The fireplace glared at her – its mouth opened wide. The unfamiliar surroundings struck her as if forcing themselves against her weak body –engulfing her. A soft breeze seething its way into the room from the uneven cracks underneath the door meant that the desolate room of openness had become filled with the sigh of the wind....   [tags: Fiction Writing] 863 words
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Creative Writing: Antony´s Grave - ... “Stop playing the victim and start thinking about other people. We go through this every year with you; Anthony was the one that died, not you”. After realising what had escaped from her mum’s mouth, Hannah stood frozen in awe. Her wide-eyed face stood staring at her mum, with her mouth open; ready to fire back. As the wind began to howl and the trees began to violently sway, Hannah and her mum stood with their hands in fists, looking directly in each other’s eyes. While the wind became stronger and the leaves began to twirl around in circles, Hannah broke the silence with a sea of rage....   [tags: cemetery, wind, sorrow] 859 words
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Creative Writing: I´m Blind - ... He’s name was Zane. I was about to open my walking stick when Zane offered me help. I extended my hand. “Are you blind?” he said “yes, can’t you see . are you blind too ?” I laughed “I’m so lucky that I’m not blind.” “You are indeed.” “If I was blind then I would have never seen the worlds most beautiful thing, you.” I didn’t know what to say so I just smiled. He wasn’t really telling us about the places in the Rome, alternately he was just cracking up jokes. Our trip to Sant’ Andrea Della Valle went so fast that it felt like fifteen minutes....   [tags: trip, experience, heart] 651 words
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Creative Writing: Thomas´Happy Place - It was the first day at school, my arms and legs were shivering like those of a frightened mouse in front of a cat as I was standing in front of the humongous school gate. The bell had rung and Thomas took his first few steps, “so far so good” Thomas murmured, but that one thing was that Thomas forgot about his MUM, praying to god as Thomas walk that she wouldn’t call me. “Thomas!” Thomas mum shouted “oh no” Thomas said to myself. Thomas mum approached me she grabbed Thomas and gave him a kiss with her pink lips....   [tags: school gate, life] 537 words
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Creative Writing: My Own Idea of God - ... As the days became weeks I learned how to be without a home. Sleeping proved to be the greatest challenge, followed by hygiene and health. It's fair to say I did not sleep enough, shower enough or eat well enough to stay healthy. After two months, it was not my efforts to stay healthy that would escalate my concern. Late 2013 and into early 2014 proved to be the harshest winter in 30 years. For three months I was no longer concerned about how to live more than how to stay alive. In any normal winter living in a car would be difficult....   [tags: philosophy, personal experience] 900 words
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Imaginative Writing- My Friend from Neptune - I remember everything like if it was yesterday. It was a feeling I could never explain. It was the weirdest thing that had ever happened to me, or to anyone. That day was also the best, exciting, fun but also sad. I’ve never experience anything like it. I woke up because of the loud, creepy, scratchy noise I heard. A noise you only hear when an ancient truck is passing by. This was weird here, in Beverly Hills. I got up, and put my pink robe on I needed to know what was happening outside. I couldn’t believe what was in my sight....   [tags: creative writing] 1116 words
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Creative Writing: Using a Helmet While in The Building Site - ... After ridiculing him all day, laughing at him to his face, we asked Powel for some of his Dobostorte. He wouldn't give it up. So the fork-lift driver - an oaf called Brian - took his paper bag away from him, gave him a clip about the ears for good measure, told him he was a "dumb Hungarian fool". Powel was Russian and everyone knew it, even Brian knew it, but he called him a "dumb Hungarian fool" all the same. There wasn't much of the Dobostorte left in any case, not enough to go around, so Brian beat Powel up, made him promise to bring more tomorrow, sent him home with his ear and his tongue bleeding and a couple of his teeth missing....   [tags: powell, construction work] 990 words
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Creative Writing: The Preparation to Build a Time Machine - ... But I wish to take one step further. We, my team of scientists and I have found out it can be possible to travel time, ladies and gentlemen, without exotic matter,” Sanchez said, walking on the stage, staring sharply at his audience. “So far, we have understood that in order to do so, we must travel faster than the speed of light. Before we construct the machine, however, we also need to understand time. Astronomer Carl Sagan believes time is ‘resistant to a simple definition.’ This means, time cannot be explained just by the tick of the hand on our watches and clocks, nor can it be defined by seasons and sunrises....   [tags: short story excerpt, technology] 540 words
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Creative Writing: How Simple Yet Complicated Life is - ... That you have created and destroyed, that you lived and the sun shone on you, and most importantly, that you left a footprint behind you. Some people don't realize how simple, yet complicated life is, that the point of it is not to ‘lose or win or become successful', but to die knowing that you have lived your life to the maximum and get the satisfaction from that. That you have created and destroyed, that you lived and the sun shone on you, and most importantly, that you left a footprint behind you.Some people don't realize how simple, yet complicated life is, that the point of it is not to ‘lose or win or become successful', but to die knowing that you have lived your life to the maxim...   [tags: satisfaction, created and distroyed] 524 words
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Creative Writing: The Rain Falls Harder In August - ... Prisley glaring at her. “Sorry, I thought I saw something outside”, Ell answered, flipping through her music book. “Maybe you should have seen what page we were on.” The whole class laughed at this, leading for Ell to sulk back into her chair. “As I was saying, the A chord ….” Ell once again tuned out the lesson, watching the rain once more. Ell then had remembered that it was her birthday and let out a small grin. Today was her fifteenth birthday, and today was the day she would finally be able to see her father again, after his world tour landed here in Chicago....   [tags: father, truck accident] 600 words
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Creative Writing: THe Chennai Express Train of India - ... He checked for the arrival of the train. It would reach the railway station at 5pm. Harish had acquired the manners and attitudes of the upper class. He hardly ever spoke Hindustani and fancied his English, refined at no less a place than Oxford University. Harish wondered if he would be travelling alone or if some English officers might be on the train. His heart warmed at the prospect of an exciting conversation. Walking into his first-class compartment, he was dismayed by its emptiness....   [tags: railway station, engine] 808 words
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Creative Writing: An Experience between Mother and Son - ... Lying down the cold floor was an indescribable pain. Come with me, okay. Reaching out her hand the boy responded by grabbing it. He looked up at the nurse, tears running down his face. The nurse did not want to show fear--but before looking for the boy, the nurse saw how severe the mother was. It was past twelve now, everything in the hospital is empty. Walking through the halls the boy saw how much pain and death there was in each room; unable to watch the pain he began to run. He ran down the hall as fast as he can, in his sight was an elevator....   [tags: short story, nurse, boy] 562 words
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Creative Writing: Alex and his Group of Friends - Clockwork orange Part 1 Chapter 1 & 2 & 3 Alex and a group of his friends are loaded with cash and they blow it all on drugged milkshakes and girls. There slang word for group of friends is droogs. They hit on old women and blow their money. They then rob a corner store and beat up the employees. They also mess with an older man in the street but he is drunk and doesn’t care about life so he allows the kids to keep beating him up till he vomits. They then walk the streets until they steal a car and go into the countryside to rape a woman in a small house....   [tags: girls, gangs, droogs] 866 words
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Creative Writing: My Heart Beats for Nothing - Rachna Shah my heart beats for nothing It ends with the rain. Pouring droplets, beautiful in their ephemeral state of being, cloud their vision; two students trudge up the grimy hill, dirt coating polished Mary Jane shoes, leather fraying at the edges. They are of House Honor, the most valorous house of St. Joseph’s Matriculation Higher Secondary School, though an unbiased view is yet to be ascertained. Maroon collared shirts and white pleated skirts are a murky color, something of a mix of splashing mud from running to catch the bus, the only means of transportation, and the downpour from the monsoon season....   [tags: students, vision, ashika, flight] 1755 words
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Creative Writing - It was 9:00 on a dark and dreary night in October when Mindy and Mandy crept slowly up the stairs to check on their little brother Max. Mandy was very upset over the fact of having to check on her little brother when she wanted to sleep. However, Mindy wanted to make sure he was asleep, and she dragged Mandy along for company. “He’s supposed to be asleep. And he should be asleep by now. Why bother?!” Mandy complained as she dragged her black purse up the stairs. Mindy tried to ignore Mandy as she wondered about Max....   [tags: essays research papers] 2052 words
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Treasure Hunt in Egypt- Fiction Writing - It all began with a man named Rick who was a treasure hunter. He would travel all over Egypt to find gold and jewels in various historical temples. This time he was in Karnak searching in the Temple of Amun-Ra, the dwelling of the sun god. Rick assembled a selective team to help him on his exhibition. They were in search of the Book of Amun-Ra, also known as the Book of the Living. This book was the opposite of the Book of the Dead, instead of giving those who have died life to continue into the afterlife, the Book of Amun-Ra took life away....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 963 words
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Creative and Unique Writing: The Life of Edgar Allan Poe - Often author’s lives have an impact on their writing because of the way they see life. Edgar Allan Poe had constant struggles in his own life that shaped the way he wrote. His name brings to mind death and murders but there was more to him than that. He was a man with many challenges in his life that he had to overcome. Poe was born as Edgar Poe on January 19, 1809 in Boston Massachusetts. He was the second of three children. His siblings were Henry and Rosalie Poe. His parents, David and Elizabeth Poe, were traveling actors but his father abandoned his family two years after Poe was born and his mother died a year later....   [tags: biography, american writer]
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Creative Writing: The Future is Made Out of Clones and Sex Crazed People - ... “A bokanovskified egg will bud, then proliferate, or divide. From eight to ninety-six buds and every bud will grow into a perfectly formed embryo, and every embryo into a full sized adult.” “With this they are making test tube babies and they are proliferating to produce more than ninety-six sets of identical twins, to be placed in factories and put to work.” This section of the story is basically suppressing the new birthing process of our future years. They are no longer making babies through physical contact they are just having pre-modified embryos....   [tags: dictatorship, robots, freedom] 727 words
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Creative Writing: The Live of a Teenage Girl During the Nazi Regime - ... As you get closer you notice the sign reads “Sale. Going out of business.” You find this strange, because that ammunition shop has been there since you were young. You ultimately choose to put the black on the state. Besides, ever since those bills to restrict civilians from having guns have passed, you noticed that the store has received less and less business. You clock in and take your place behind the register; you think about how little business the bakery has received as of late. You pull out the copy of My Sister’s Keeper that you have been assigned in class and begin reading; you get through a few pages before you hear the bell on the front door jingle....   [tags: hitler, school, nsa, americans]
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Cierra Bullock: I am Dead and I Approve This Message - Cierra J. Bullock 1996-2047 I‘m Dead And I Approve this Message. Cierra Jean Bullock, 51, passed away in the twist and rise of a tide on April 21, 2047. Her family reported that they drove to Ocean Beach, California, to spend a few nights in a house by the shore of the ocean itself. According to daughter Eliza Calderwood, Bullock was said to have wandered off by herself late one night to “watch the sky aglow above and the sand between me toes with each footstep - like one might do in a storybook.” She then wandered out too close to the water and the ocean tongue rolled in to sweep her out to sea (John Smith…)....   [tags: creative writing assignment]
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A Little Bit About My Life - I’m not a sociopath. I looked it up and the description doesn’t fit me, except one part of my life, but even that I can sort of explain. Despite this one thing, I try to consider other people as best I can. I’m not selfish. I don’t want a lot for myself and I give stuff away and share things. But there is this one thing about me that’ll make you think I’m a terrible person so I want to tell you more about my life. You don’t have to completely change your idea and say, hey, she’s nice, but maybe you’ll see it’s more complicated and not hate me....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 927 words
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Opal and The High Seas - Creative Writing: Rough Draft The celestial sun warmed the rocks at the edge of the cliff. Blue-green ocean kissed Opal’s fin. Ruby and violet glittered against the water where the rays of light reflect. Opal laid carelessly on the red rock, her pale skin exposed to the sunbeams. The air was static. From the distance, she could see the Montagne. Its sallow sails folded in. The ship would be launched the next day, if the wind concurred. Brest was large town, people bustling from place to place....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 1785 words
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I Am Not Einstein - “I think… I remember the whole, of what must have been the last day”, I exclaimed quietly to myself as the memories started to flood back to me. I was sitting at my maple wood desk, thinking and researching. That day in class we learned about the Theory of Relativity, but I didn’t quiet understand it. I mean, I did get it, but not to the extent that everyone else did. I got the basics… of one concept. I remember the teacher exclaiming, “Einstein predicted that the length of and object can be measured to be shorter when it is moving than when it is at rest.” This was one of the concepts that confused me a lot, “ so, what exactly does that mean?” I felt like he just expected me to know what...   [tags: Creative Writing]
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Short Story: A Man's Memories of his Mother's Criticism and His Male Lover - 11:58. The stark red numbers of the alarm clock glared at him in the darkness. The air conditioner whirred softly, a muscle twitched in his leg. The pillow was thin and limp beneath his head. A bar of moonlight slanted through the blinds, glinting on the empty vodka bottle at the foot of the bed. He ran his tongue along his teeth and felt the fuzz of hard liquor. He exhaled sharply, fingers kneading his temple. He was drunk, but the memories still clung to him like a sour aftertaste that kept him awake....   [tags: creative writing] 916 words
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The Myth Behind the Singing and Chirping of Birds - ... He decided the rule of the birds was dumb and decided to go and check out the Panda’s place. So Duck flew a long way from his home until he finally reached a large area filled with bamboo. The large pointed bamboo made Duck uncertain for a little while, but then he decided he wasn't about to chicken out and flew right in. Right on time, Duck noticed some Panda maidens and sneakily flew over them without being seen. Out of the corner of his eye, Duck noticed a grand room guarded by many Panda warriors....   [tags: creative writing] 544 words
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My Personal Story of Tragedy in the Family - ... It was as if rain had fallen upon me when she had told me and all my feelings were gathered and thrown in a hurricane causing major disaster inside of me. I hugged her and let her musty tears stream down on my shirt, I needed to stay strong although it hurt inside, but I had to for my mom. Just when my tears were beginning to fall she got up wiped her tears away and said “Get ready for church”. I did as she told me too and while getting ready my tears streamed down like the never ending water of a waterfall....   [tags: creative writing] 610 words
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The American Rocky and the Russian Machine Drago - ... The whole time, he had been giving me steroids. I must stay opaque during the entire fight. He must not be able to see what I am thinking or feeling. I walked into a room filled with machines that looked like they could be toucher devices. It turned out that these angular machines were actually for me to train on. And not to get cut on their sharp edges. As I was training in my gym, I could look out the translucent walls. Not to my surprise, rows and rows of men in lab coats were watching me....   [tags: creative writing] 745 words
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A Dialogue Between Descartes and Me - ... That is, our bodies can also influence our rational minds – such as when we act out of passion, or instinct. In making this claim, we can reconcile Chalmers’ proposition that physical processes have a role in creating consciousness and guiding our subjective experiences, as our physical actions can sometimes guide our thought processes. This in turn helps us to understand the “hard problem” that we have been dealing with and brings us one step closer to explaining consciousness. Me: Wow, what a great point....   [tags: creative writing] 1863 words
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If I Were a Seed - I was once a strong resilient grain seed, me and my brothers would bask in the sun all day and at night we would get our much needed water. Then one day the cows got out of the barn and started heading for my brothers and I. Being attached to the stem we could do nothing as we watched our friends in the next stem get eaten alive. As we watched in horror another cow came up from behind and grasped us with its horrible tongue, we were pulled into its cavernous horrible mouth dripping with saliva. Almost instantly my brothers and I were drenched in the horrible liquid lubricating us and impregnated us with saliva....   [tags: creative writing] 546 words
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An Evening of Crime - Noor was walking back from the library, on a long road winding to her house. Her destination was a mere five minutes away , a fact she was grateful for because her satchel was cutting into her bare shoulder. The park on her right was abandoned, probably because of the late hour. She knew her parents would be worried-the amount of anxiety an Indian parent feels could power a whole city- but she could not help it that she had found the latest Stephen King thriller at the last. The summer evening had turned darker....   [tags: Creative Writing] 890 words
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Host: A Fictional Narrative - ... Spencer didn't understand that. To leave your home for someone, you thought you were in love with; that was insane. He knew one day, once he had hit his prime, college was done and he could have a real career, then maybe he would consider letting a woman into his life. And he would be honest with her about what he'd done to get money before her. Because if Spencer hated one thing, it was a liar; and he would never be one to someone he loved. Spencer flashed one of those 'panty melting' smiles at the mirror and headed off to work....   [tags: creative writing] 1154 words
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Space, the Final Frontier - The endless abyss of space, the final frontier, the airless death trap where Sid was stuck floating. She'd been out in the same sector for days, but not a single ship had picked up her distress beacon. A depressing warning light blinked just outside her field of view, Sid had a mere day to live. After that time was up, she would suffocate, her corpse would freeze, and some picker would find her ship and use it for scrap. “God dammit!” She screamed at her HUD, “God damn idiots at the station!” Death was finally getting his way, he didn't like being cheated and had chased Sid across six systems and several hundred years....   [tags: Creative Writing] 615 words
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Do Monsters Really Exit? - Fitchburg, Wisconsin. It was the place I grew up. It was where mom had her motel for the longest time. It was the place I thought I'd always stay and live. It was the place my brother was attacked. It was the place where I met them, where they taught me that monsters really exist. When the Winchesters first told me that my brother had been attacked by some kind of monster I couldn't believe them. There was no way what they were saying was true. There was no such thing as monsters, no matter what I saw the night Asher had supposedly gotten sick....   [tags: Creative Writing] 894 words
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The Broken Man - Harper sat down with a hot cup of coffee when there was a knock on the door. She opened the door and standing before her was a man she didn’t recognize. “Sorry to just spring up on you like this but are you Harper Woods?” said the man. “Who is asking?” said Harper. “I’m Kingsley. I recently moved into a house in Lakeside and found this box in the attic. It was addressed to this house,” Kingsley said as he handed a box to her. “Thanks. Do you know who it’s from?” said Harper curiously. “Sorry. I have no idea....   [tags: Creative Writing ] 1987 words
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A Snowy Day - The snow fell from the sky, as if each individual snowflake had its own free will and thoughts. The frozen water drops covered the overcoats of various citizens in Germany. It wasn’t necessarily a cold day, but various citizens rushed from one street to another. Doors opened and closed with force and determination. Everyone was hurrying to get their Christmas shopping done. It was a good idea to do it that day, on the 18th of December, seeing as the popular toys or records were flying off the shelves....   [tags: Creative Writing] 2913 words
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Welcome to Paradise - The deep, blue water splashes calmly today while the sun shines warmly down on this sandy shore in Honolulu. It’s an amazing vista based on the amount of strangers that travel here to escape from their own realities. It’s a place where they can dream about living on one of the many, distant islands. These tropical waters are home to many exotic creatures; most of them cannot be found anywhere else on the planet. The plants here are so wild-natured compared to the ones back toward the states; they release an aroma that spreads airborne for miles....   [tags: Creative Writing] 3319 words
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That Day Jessie Died - Death, violence, and love were the three main components of my life. The love of money, cars, clothes, sex, and girls was what I lived for. But the love of attention cost me everything. The love to be in the “spotlight” and the love to have everything I wanted, everything that I thought I needed. But that is what cost me everything. The attention, the sex, the money, the cars, all of these things brought upon the violence and the deaths. These “loves” cost me the one person that I ever truly loved the most and the best out of everything....   [tags: Original Writing, Creative Writing] 1496 words
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: Book vs Movie - A movie that came out in 2002 was Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. This movie was based off the best-selling novel, which was written in 1997 by J.K. Rowling, called Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. If you were to read this book and watch the movie you would find many differences, but the main difference between the two is that the book gives more information to the reader than the movie gives to the viewer. If someone was to watch the movie instead of reading the book, that person would not be able to have an accurate perception of the book because so many things in the book are changed in the movie or parts are left out of the movie completely....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 1187 words
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Our Lady of Justice High School - It was a lovely September morning of 2007 and I was fresh out of Teacher’s College. Naturally, everything was “beautiful” and “wonderful” as I walked into the large, stone building at 7:15 in the morning. I enjoy looking at my life in retrospect; I know that my sole purpose for getting to school that early was to be able to sit back and start my day on a peaceful note. The hidden purpose was to avoid students and other teachers for as long as possible. Why. Earlier in the summer I had accepted a job at Our Lady of Justice high school in one of the small corners of the large city of London, Ontario....   [tags: Creative Writing Examples] 1788 words
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Another San Francisco Detective Novel - Bang. Crash. The purity of the nighttime silence has been broken. A struggle ensues. One gets the gun and stands above the other. “Where is it?” he demands hostilely. The subdued man points a shaking, bony finger at the cupboard above his head. After a quick rummaging, the man with the gun finds what he is looking for. A grin forms on his face, barely illuminated by the dim streetlights outside. “Now I can finally get that cabana in Cuba and live happily ever after.” “Over my dead body!” “Precisely.” Bang....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 893 words
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Reflextive Journal in Dialogue Form - ... At the beginning it felt awkward, strange, and uncomfortable to write a dialogue. Indeed, I struggled a little adhering to the form, constantly being tempted to fall back into essay style. However, after an initial feeling of being stuck, I found myself enjoying the experience. Since I simply let my thoughts flow, looking back and reviewing what I had written was an interesting experience. I noticed that some of the answers I had thought were contained in the words I had put down on paper. When writing about a social issue, underlying beliefs and motivators were uncovered and brought to the forefront....   [tags: thoughts, creative writing]
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A Sad and Beautiful Day - Rebecca and Sam woke up early in the morning and they could hear the birds singing in the tree outside there window. The sun was shining so brightly and the day was so warm. They looked out the window and seen such a beautiful day. They hurried and jumped out of bed and got dressed. Rebecca and Sam ran down the stairs so quickly that they almost tripped over each other, but they managed to make it in one piece. They started to race to the kitchen to get some breakfast but stopped in the living room to find their mom asleep on the couch again....   [tags: creative writing, imaginative writing] 906 words
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The Night of Horror - In the middle of the night Fiona ran outside in fright from her creepy mansion. She thought she had seen a headless ghost following her and whispering her name in a freaky voice through the corridors of her mansion. Fiona ran outside because her garden was surrounded by spot lights which made her feel safer. Suddenly the spot lights popped one after another. This made Fiona feel like the ghost was creeping behind her. She returned home with her heart beating extremely fast. As soon as Fiona came home she raced to her two elder sister’s room and crept into bed with one of them to sleep....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 1479 words
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Down In A Hole - Looking down the hole that led to nowhere, I could taste the bitterness of my fate; the sour spit that hunger had released into my dry mouth drizzled around in an uncontrolled manner. My stomach churned and my intestines were strangled, as though a snake had twirled around them and slit them with its sharp and jagged teeth releasing a strong poison that irritated the surface of my innards. My eyes blurred for what seemed eternity leading me to the subconscious of my mind. Every worry and problem provoked my mind constantly, almost an endless quest....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 1651 words
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The Little Red Note - I glanced at my watch, quarter to nine; I had 10 minutes to get to school. Every day I wait for Jade at my house. She was 5 minutes late so I decided to walk down to her house. There was no sign of her down her road. Maybe she slept in late. I knocked on her door, her mum answered, "Hello love, oh are you here for Jade. I'm very sorry she can't come to school today she has a terrible migraine." My head dropped, "Okay, um well could you tell her I hope she feels better." "Bye then!" Jade had never been ill before....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 992 words
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Adventure Essay: The Trip - Preface “Shahkam, hurry. We mustn’t be seen. ” My mother said in an undertone. “Wait, mama. I need my necklace!” I replied. “You needn’t a necklace, Shahkam. You are a boy!” “But mama, it is a gift. From the King. And I’m sure people in Canada wear them!” I pleaded. “No. We must leave. We can’t afford to miss the ship. It’s our only chance to get out of Iran!” She sounded irritated. “And sit in a refugee camp for a year.” I said testily. Then my tone changed. “Can we at least say goodbye to Grandmamma?” I sobbed....   [tags: Creative Writing, Fiction Writing] 1369 words
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Buckley Highway on Halloween - There had been a perfect storm of circumstances which had led to the vampire, the gangster, and the witch to find themselves of lost on this unlit wooded road, swallowed by grey fog. First of all, Halloween had been kind enough to fall on a Friday this year. The second happened three weeks prior when Josh, the vampire, had received his seventeenth birthday present: a brand new Ford Explorer. And finally it was the scantily clad witch, Katie who had invited Josh—and because he was also in the room at the time, Connor—to her cousin's party forty minutes away in Wardale....   [tags: creative writing, imaginative writing] 1085 words
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Renaissance Theater Spain - ... The stages of a corral included some trap-doors, a balcony above, and an interior stage (Gascoigne 126). In mid-1500s, there was an increase in permanent theaters. When the capital of Spain was moved to Madrid in 1561, these theaters began to emerge in Madrid (Bleiberg 348). One of the first theaters to be built here was the Corral de la Cruz (Gascoigne 124). This city became a popular place to live for nobles and important figures, and around 1580, the population had become seven times its size since 1560 (Bleiberg 348)....   [tags: creative writing styles, dramas, analysis] 1112 words
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Injections to Help You Concentrate in School - Injections to Help You Concentrate in School-Creative Writing The blood curdling screams of torture echoed prosaically through the hallways from the IMC (Individuality Mutilation Center). Chad adjusted the collar to his Polo shirt that had been issued by the school within the last week. Student's sat apathetically indifferent to the pleas, hardly even noticing that one was even in pain. He looked askancely to see eyes intently focused on the chalkboard. A subtle, cold sweat formed on his brow....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 420 words
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The Dream - Curiosity drives us all in our lives, from young we dream about getting older so that we can enjoy more liberty. As we get older we begin to understand how busy life is, moreover it’s becoming increasingly busier. Thinking about the future scares me now, while it was so fascinating to think about in kinder garden. All these thoughts were busying my mind since I woke up this morning and strolling around the house, I started to contemplate on how life changes seamlessly without any prior notice. Sunshine, I made your coffee, it’s warm and delicious along that I am serving it with freshly baked chocolate cookies and they are waiting for you, would you like anything else with it....   [tags: Creative Writing] 1883 words
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The Nightmare - I waved to my friends as they disappeared down the street in a hansom cab. I had just spent a pleasant evening with them at the theater. Laughing and making merry. But now I needed to be alone. Throughout the course of the evening, a pressure had been building within my head. At first it had been slight, but by the end of the evening, I was finding it difficult to concentrate. This was not the first time it had happened to me. Over the course of a few months I had started to feel it, as if there was something within me trying to get out....   [tags: creative writing] 1347 words
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Deformations of the Deformed - Deformations of the Deformed In my search of inspiration for creative writing projects I was sent to this Website by a professor. This was not just any Website it was THE Website for creative writers of any kind. From Andy Warhol to the boy next door their work is on this site and it’s quite different than what you find in any book at the local Borders. The site is ubu.com it’s dedicated to experimental writing with mixed media. The writers combine sound, images, and text to create works of literature that may change the face, or cover if you will, of any book ever made....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays]
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The Rice Bowl - While his children were struggling with bridging their two worlds, Otoosan was busy working to support his family during the down turn in the economy and still provide for the well being of his mother and Shigeno in Japan. It was only a year after the Black Thursday that signaled the crash of the stock market that the children had returned to. After World War I, rural America had lost more than 30% of their value, homes foreclosed, factories idle, millions without work, and families in need of basic necessities....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 2171 words
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Resist The Feed - I’ve been doing a lot of research lately and have come up with so much information. We can fight this. Titus, we can resist the Feed. Children have been fighting against their oppressive governments for years and making a difference. I am aware that writing this letter is dangerous, but I am not risking any more than the “218 million children around the world who work as child labourers or the estimated 300,000 boys and girls who are exploited by armies during times of conflict, and forced to act as soldiers, sex slaves and servants” (FreeTheChildren.com)....   [tags: Creative Writing Essays] 1172 words
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The Immortal Life - I am, Henrietta Lacks, and this is my story. My personal war on cancer was lost. I have died in pain, tormented by the tumors covering my body like a web, at the John Hopkins Hospital. But my life didn’t end at that point. Unexpectedly, the cancer tissue, which was taken from me by Dr. Gey, continued on living. Even though I was dead, my cells were alive - full of miracles to unfold and misery to cause. The wonderful abilities of my cells were praised all over the world – they were a hope of finding the cures for the diseases that never though to be found....   [tags: Creative Writing Examples] 1669 words
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The Dark Knight - I was dressed as a dark knight or rather, what the Knights of the Blooming Orchid thought a dark knight female would dress. My armor was a metallic black with foreign designs inlaid on it. It was strapless, covering my chest, but emphasizing what little cleavage I possessed. The armor continued down to my hips and stopped. The metal was custom-made, only fitting, as well as showing off, the curves of my body. My boots were made of soft, sturdy leather dyed black to match the night. The boots went up to my thighs leaving about a foot of white skin between it and the armor....   [tags: creative writing, imaginative writing] 1489 words
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An Unforgettable Adventure - “Mister Klemen … Mister Klemen,” repeats a voice which is quite familiar to my ears. All of my senses except one are numb; however I try to open my eyes to see what is happening to me. The last thing I remember is a long iron bar striking my head from the front. Since then I am able to hear this voice which has a slight Cuban accent. Shortly, I am able to come to my senses and open my eyes. A bright beam of light is blinding and disabling me to see my surroundings. It only takes me a few seconds to realize that I am tied down onto a chair with metal shackles around my wrist and ankles....   [tags: creative writing, imaginative writing] 1983 words
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