“Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom.”-Charlie Parker. Throughout The Hobbit by J.R.R Tolkien, music and singing are extremely abundant, during the joyous times and the bad. It often hints at
Almost no where in history can one find material and cultural exchange that rivals that which was present on the Silk Roads during their prime years of use. The scale of this exchange was so grand that the routes
There are few moments that really changed me. Some of these moments are no longer remembered, but others are. The story that I am about to tell is one of the forgotten moments, which is so emotional that in some
Everyone has experiences that prove to be defining moments in their lives—moments that cause us to look at the world or ourselves and what we can accomplish differently, moments that affect a change of opinion on
The main idea of John Updike’s poem, Ex-Basketball Player is that a young man named Flick who was a really good athlete in high school. However, after high school he became nothing more than a gas station attendant. During high school he was an excellent basketball player. He set records that many kids are still trying to surpass today. During and after high school he never learned a trade, so
Fiction and non-fiction are both very intriguing types of writing to read. Many people view them as total opposites. The fiction stories are usually very funny and made up, but they can be very informative if put in
Fawlty Towers is a series of twelve television episodes taking place in a hotel in Torquay. The protagonists consist of Basil Fawlty and Sybil, his wife, who are the managers of the hotel. Manuel, who does not speak
Q: Discuss Twain’s use of dialect in the novel. What effect does this usage have on the reader? Does it make the novel less of an artistic achievement? In Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain uses words and phrases
In the beginning of Ernest Hemingway’s short story “Hills like White Elephants”, he gives a short introduction about where the story takes place. I got to know that a man and woman are in Spain at a railway