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where do all the ideas about self-help come from? and is anyone but self-help authors writing about these ideas? this book says that in fact many novels can offer people who are feeling down some hope. the article discusses how self-help ideas often are in the plots of novels. but…
By reading this story, you will become involved in Ina's life, a young graduate who has always had an average life which did involve uprooting a bit more then often, but it was a simple life nonetheless. She was privileged enough to be living away from her own home country,…
A short story on one individual's experience with adoption and adapting to a new culture. The individual struggles with communication and being understood by his new family. This story takes you on the journey of young Charlie and his life within his new family.
Trinidad and Tobago is a beautiful, diverse twin islands, the last of the Caribbean archipelago located just above Venezuela near South America, It's beauty is in it's melting pot of cultures and peoples living in harmony in a tropical paradise.
Trinidad and Tobago Carnival is a beautiful cultural parade of people dancing merrily in the streets with creative costumes to the loud, musical vibrations of giant speakers on mobile trucks.
The following will be covered throughout this essay on the British theatre director, Peter Brook: Introduction – This will explain what will be discussed until overall conclusion Section to be covered: • Brook’s methodologies and practice. • Influences and how these applied to his work • Shakespeare, and how his…
What if the person you were supposed to be with simply appeared in your life? If fate allowed your separate lives to entwine naturally, would everything follow simply in black and white? Falling in love was easy for Ellis and Dasha. The rest of the world isn't as quick to…
My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a conclusion concerning…
A brief discussion and analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if its appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride as so many do without any knowledge behind its creation and what it represented, then and ultimately now.
June 19, 2015
This is a Haiku series in which the scribe writes about his environment, the splendour of Nature, and the author's hometown Freiburg, an idyllic place in the Schwarzwald.
A foreign mother is being forced by her Kuwaiti son to go propose to his secret girlfriends mother. Confused and desperate, the mother hasn't a clue about the Arabic cultural norms when it comes to marriage...
That day, I became a wolf. I died, but then I was reincarnated again, but this time into a wolf. But you wanna know the funny thing? I contain my past memories of living the life of a human. Thus I now begin my life as a wolf in a…
Is global peace possible with western nations more interested in creating wars to sell their military hardware? Islamophobia is on the rise in the West....is it justified?
Editorial and Opinion
February 22, 2015
It's an essay on why Philosophy should be incorporated in the School Curriculum.
What if the person you were meant to be with was always a step behind you? If you led separate lives, and left it up to fate, would they be more or less likely to entangle? Alanis and Arian are about to find out as they embark on a love…
Bangladesh is slowly reforming as the 1971 war has just ended, but it is becoming a corrupt place for people to stay. During all this mess, Adeela is born and as she grows up she only realizes how hard it is to belong to a loving family, or succeed at…
Monashda grows up on a sutron farm with her three brothers in a world dominated by amphibians. This world is called Fenator and the Fenators are a race of amphibian people who spend their first year as tadpoles. What will happen to her family? Will she find happyness? Find out…