Articles for category: Prose

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Differences of the Informal and the Formal Essay

The Essay Explained The essay as a distinct form of literature is an expository piece of writing that reveals the author’s thoughts, feelings and reflections on a significant human experience. The experience may be personal or it could be vicarious. Furthermore, that vicarious experience might have reached and deeply touched the author’s consciousness through his ...

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Why I Will NEVER Join a Running Club

It was a chilly, breezy morning in late September. A soft mist filled the air and a faint light in the eastern sky hinted at dawn. My mom and I trotted lightly along the prairie path listening to the rocks crunch with each step. Few words were exchanged as we watched the morning come alive. ...

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2012 Planet Nibiru’s Coming to Earth

The planet Nibiru is a large planet which orbits the sun once every 3600 years. Our ancient civilization watched this planet pass over the skys, and wrote in the ancient texts to fear the coming of this planet. Was it inhabited we ask? Nobody knows all NASA has said on this planet is that it ...

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Surviving the Sunset Strip: Hollywood Nightlife Dos and Don’ts

Made famous in countless films and television shows, the Sunset Strip district of Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, California, is one of the most vibrant and exclusive nightlife scenes in the world. For those who wish to see some of the best live acts when they come to Los Angeles, or just to rub elbows ...

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Zardoz (1974): Sean Connery Does Sci-Fi

Another cult classic and one of Sean Connery’s post-007 movie gigs (in which he played a leading role), Zardoz is the epitome of corny ’70s Science Fiction. Firmly rooted in the visual styles of the ’60s and ’70s, Zardoz tells the story of a future so perfect (there are no diseases, no aging, people who ...

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Bible Verses About Discipline

The following Bible verses provide a biblical concept of discipline. Feel free to use the list for personal use or group lesson material. Deuteronomy 4:36 From heaven he made you hear his voice to discipline you. On earth he showed you his great fire, and you heard his words from out of the fire. Deuteronomy ...

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Teaching Your Kids to Swim the Breaststroke

Teaching your kids to swim the breaststroke gives them a stroke that combines the kind of positive elements that make it the stroke of choice among many swimmers young and old. . Your kids can use it for both speed and distance stroke with equal satisfaction. When swimming the breaststroke, your child will have the ...

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Joey’s Angry Letter to Santa

This letter was placed on the table for Santa Claus, next to milk and cookies Joey left out for him. The outside of the envelope was printed, “Dear Santa Claus, Please Do Not Open Until You Leave” Dear Santa Claus; Do you remember the bicycle I asked you for last Christmas? Well, you forgot, didn’t ...

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Quotes to Motivate and Inspire You

Who or what motivates you? Have you ever thought about the things that inspire you? Just when you have it all together and things seem to be going your way, that thing called life side tracks us to the point that we often get discouraged and lose faith in our abilities. Many of us do ...