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    Robertson Mary Moses. Each artist created a unique vision of the American rural farm that illuminated the emotions that were abundant during a particular time frame. Alexandre Hogue depicted rural farming through the lense of the Dust Bowl, a natural disaster that affected the Midwestern states in the 1930’s. In contrast to tragedy, Anna Mary Robertson Moses, known as Grandma Moses since she started her career at age 78, portrayed…

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    Katherine Anne Porter’s famous short story “Flowering Judas” follows a women named Laura who is being courted by a man named Braggioni. The story itself uses symbolic meaning with flowers and religious symbols . With every event taking place in her house the reader feels the isolation with her. in Katherine Anne Porter “Flowering Judas the themes, author styles and literary devices all make the story more enjoyable to read. In Katherine Anne Porter’s “ Flowering Judas” the theme of Ideals vs…

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    Necessary Endings Helena Maria Miramontes is an American writer and English professor. She has written novels and shorts stories, like “The Moths” which is included in her collection of”The Moths and Other Stories.” The Moths is a coming-of-age story about a 14 year old girl who takes care of her sick abuelita. The characters of the story are the mom, the father, the girl’s older sisters, and the narrator which is the girl. The narrator is described as being different, unlike her older sisters…

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    In fact, she perceived honesty as of the utmost regard and always inspired me to tell the truth regardless of the circumstances that it may bring because in the end, according to my grandma, “the truth shall set you free.” Therefore, honesty was definitely one of my grandma’s greatest personality traits as she spoke the truth even when the truth meant that she would be disadvantaged in some way or another. My grandma said that “telling the truth is the right thing to do and therefore everyone…

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    Mary Bouie: A Short Story

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    Okay, Im pretty sure you know who i am now. Mary. Mary Ann. Mary Bouie. yeah, you know. For the whole 16 years of my life, there is one significant memory i think has shaped me. I believe they 're still shaping me to become a better person today. I might be illiturate, but just hang in there, okay? “Wake up mary” it would be 10 oclock at night waking me up. we had to go to grandma house again. "come on baby girl i gotta go to work." my oldest brother lifted me up and carried me to the…

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    When Minn visits Boulder Basin where grandmother she ends up learning more about her grandmother and she starts to relate to her more. At the very beginning of the book Minn didn't want to visit her Grandmother. For example on page 24 she screamed “I’m not going!” after they told her she was going to visit her grandmother that summer. She obviously disliked her grandmother because on page 31 she is talking to he best friend Carolina and she says to her “She is! A sour old vinegar witch.” if you…

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    The grandma saying anything she can to save herself, still in the end doesn’t save her. “You wouldn’t shoot a lady, would you?” and “I know you’re a good man. You don’t look a bit like you have common blood. I know you must come from nice people” (pg.413). Lady being described earlier in this analysis just comes back to her thinking her life is more valuable than everyone else’s, as well as saying his blood isn’t common so he must be from nice people. The grandmas reasoning of “nice people” and…

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    My Amazing Grandma Most people could say that the perfect grandmother does not exist. I actually disagree. What I know for a fact is that my grandmother is perfect. My grandmother is perfect in every way; the way she dresses, the way she moves, the way she behaves, the way she speaks, etcetera. Sometimes, I just think that it could be great, if I could be a little bit of what she is. Her great personality is full of other amazing qualities. I’m going to start by describing the way my grandma…

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    We all have certain rules that we must follow. From how we are supposed to act toward others, to how to behave at school and work. I know that I’ve gotten consequences during my life from my mom and dad and I have learned and became a better person from them. Another important thing my Torah portion talks about is the covenant the Jews made with god. It is relevant because a covenant is a promise, and in Ki Tavo Moses is making sure everyone knows that they made a promise that set out rules that…

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    God In The Old Testament

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    Introduction There is a constant theme of the presence of God in the Old Testament in which God attempts to show His people (the Israelites) His law and how to live by them. Idolatry, one of the largest problems amongst the Israelites in the old testament and many of the letters of Paul to the churches in the new testament are proof that this is an ongoing issue Them Exodus is the second book of the Old Testament through which God’s fulfilment of promises to past generations are…

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