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  • Essay On Witchcraft

    Witch, a word that most people associate with images of hags riding on brooms, cackling into the night, long noses and pointy hats— some people even associate witches with devil worship. Some think Witches are only fairy tales, characters in scary stories you tell to children to make them behave. When I hear the word “witch” I think of my Abuelita, I think of the special Teas she taught my Meemaw and mother to make, I think of all the stories my Meemaw told me about her— how people used to always go to her to solve their problems. I think of my culture, and how “Witches” were seen as doctors and spiritual guides, experts in nature, and community leaders—nothing as malicious as Western fairy tales make them out to be. My family migrated from…

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  • Persuasive Essay On Cartoons Vs 2010s

    Cartoons: Retro Versus Modern Many various generations would argue that the cartoons from their childhood are the best cartoons ever made. However, lets focus on more recent cartoon styles such as the 1990s and 2010s. Though I was born in the 90s I have little memory of the 90s so I am not obligated to say that I am a true 90s kid. I am more of a 2000s kid. So, now you’re probably thinking, she’s going to go with the 2010s cartoons being better. However, I did say 2000s; which is in the middle…

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  • Personal Narrative Essay: Riding With Staph Infection

    My doctor set my mom and I down and informed us that I had roughly a 97% chance of losing my leg due to the infection. As this set in, I realized that my ride with Staph infection had begun. Prepping for surgery, my doctors informed me that I was going to be in surgery for two hours the first day, and then the following day I would be in surgery for another eight hours as they were to perform a micro vesicular surgery. As I lay there heavily medicated, I realized that I was going to be in…

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  • Personal Narrative: A Listening To My Story

    but as we start to eat i see him slowly dropping them then i call time out and i told all who were standing near us and then we just as surprised as i was and then it happened he became so angry he hit me right in my nose it started bleeding it hurt about as bad as getting hit in the face with a baseball and then the teacher came rushing over called my mom i when to the hospital and i had to have a nose pinch on my nose my mom ran to the ER and then she was crying looking at me she saw the nose…

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  • Personal Narrative Essay: A Person Who Is Never Happy?

    The monitor that was keeping track of the baby’s heart rate began setting off an alarm. I glanced over and knew that this had turned into a dire situation. The doctor rushed in and checked my cervix. “That is the cord. Not the baby” A feeling of pure panic filled the room. I knew it was a cord prolapse. She tried to push the umbilical cord back up into me, but the baby’s heart rate dropped again. She looked at my husband and yelled “Ryan, push that red button on the wall now!” I knew…

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  • Theme Of Women In The Play Trifles

    The Detectives In the drama play “Trifles,” Minnie Wright is accused of killing her husband, Mr. Wright, in a brutal fashion by strangling with a rope in the middle of the night. The men, George Henderson, County Attorney; Henry Peters, Sheriff; and Lewis Hale, Wright’s neighbor are all trying to find a motive to put Mrs. Wright in jail for the crime, but the real detectives are the women, Mrs. Hale, Mr. Hale’s wife, and Mrs. Peters, the Sheriff wife. In the play, the women are the main two…

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  • Personal Essay: Why I Want To Study Medicine

    Three words identify me: Gujarati, 1st generation, and the eldest. One thing I learned from being identified with these words is the importance of my family. It is from them I get my support and motivation to keep trying, even if all odds are against me. More importantly, it was because of my family that I am here in the United States having an opportunity to study and to pursue a dream or rather goals, despite being a woman and being part of a low cast group. My family gave me the opportunity;…

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  • Reaction About Accident

    hours of waiting just to get a room in the ER, I’m finally in line to get seen. The nurse comes with a wheelchair to collect me and take me to the room for X-rays. As she is getting the machine ready I ask her what she thinks of the whole situation. She said it looked like it was broken but the way i described the pain it could be just something torn or pulled in my foot but there was no way to tell without looking at the pictures. I’m taken back to my room where i await the news. Many things…

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  • Critical Analysis Of Facebook Friendonomics By Lori Arviso Alvord

    Scott Brown, a columnist and theater critic, in his essay “Facebook Friendonomics,” argues that the interconnectedness of people through social media has disrupted the natural process of friendship. He supports the claim by first referencing personal experience with Facebook to demonstrate his understanding of friendship dynamics within social media, incorporating humor with unexpected comparisons and analogies, and finally directly asserting his claim by clearly listing his three grievances…

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  • What Is The Moral Of The Story The Lion Whiskers By Nancy Raines Day

    God wants us to seek him first in our lives and make him the head and not the tail. When we take care of God’s business he will take care of our business. I was asked to read a story called “The Lion Whiskers” by Nancy Raines Day. The story focuses on a woman who was trying to win the heart of a boy who she had adopted. The boy had lost his parents. The mother went to a doctor in the village seeking help with winning the little boys love and affection. The doctor told the women that she would…

    Words: 1654 - Pages: 7
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