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Letter to A Sociopath
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A letter to a sociopath,     I remember when you told me you were a sociopath. It wasn’t a surprise; you showed most of the signs overtly, so it was really just a matter of you labeling it. Almost like putting a name tag on... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
Christmas Cookie Memories
By , Park Ridge, IL
My best memory with food is a tradition between my mom and I. Every year, my mom and I make batches, batches, and more batches of Christmas cookies. We give them to our other family members, neighbors, and friends. The holidays are already a... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Body Image Rant
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Ever since I was a kid, I've always had this image of myself that has been ingrained in my brain for as long as I can remember. People tell me otherwise but I will never get over the fact that I will always look like this no matter how hard... (more »)
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Civil War Argument
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The civil war was started and was all about slavery. I am here to prove that Roger K. Broxton is wrong on his claim that the Civil War was founded on taxes is wrong. While president Lincoln never specifically stated that the war was about... (more »)
Subsection: Academic Writing  
The Real Purpose of the Civil War
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The statement made by Mr. Broxton that the Civil War was completely over taxes. He was wrong because “And by virtue of the power, and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated... (more »)
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Brother and Sister Bonding
By , chicago, IL
My brother Justin always had a passion for cooking. He would try new recipes, make all different types of meals, and try new restaurants. Living with my brother my whole life introduced me into cooking and we started to cook together. He went... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Resurrection: Literal or Figurative?
By , New Orleans, LA
Usually, when a person hears the word “resurrection”, they think of Jesus, who actually came back to life three days after he died. Other than Him and a few other people in the bible, no one has literally come back to life since. In... (more »)
Subsection: Academic Writing  
My First Solo
By , New Orleans, LA
It was the start of the spring semester and the teachers debriefed us on what we would be performing in our spring recital that year. We watched the professional version of the ballet we would be performing on the flat screen that was in the... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
College Essay: Make a Difference
By , Frederick, MD
Make a difference. My freshman year these three words were simply the name of a club I was a part of. We volunteered at events, donated Christmas presents for those in need, and simply aimed to improve our community. On October 9, 2015, those... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Refuge
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May 17th 2014. This was the first time I ever truly wanted to die right where I was. I had walked through those coffee shop doors a thousand times before. And on this day, as i passed through, it didn't feel a bit different. I knew it was... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Domino’s Pizza Can Change Lives This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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There are few things I am sure about, like whether the human race came from a floating speck of dust or God, or how the earth will have changed over the course of 100 years, but one thing I am sure about is that people show kindness with... (more »)
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Industrialization of the Food Industry &...
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The typical American finds themselves absorbed in the aisles of their local supermarket searching for the lowest deals and newest foods. Today, many people fill their shopping carts while turning a blind eye to where their food comes from and... (more »)
Subsection: Academic Writing  
Small Portraits of a Friendship This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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“Come as you are” The Nirvana playing in background. Wrong era. Two souls, lost in London or in themselves. Was the bravery of 2 am? No cigarettes left. Dancing naked of any fear. Barefoot freedom. We broke a wall. It was... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Don't Eat With Your Eyes
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One day when I was little my aunt made me a Cuban dish called black beans with rice that looked unappetizing. At the time I was little and stubborn and I didn't want to try anything that looked different. So I told my aunt that I... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Mars Bar
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Every summer my family and I rent a house in Delavan Wisconsin. It is one week of fishing, skiing, tubing, and eating great food. We have been going up to Delavan since I was born and it has always been one of my favorite parts of Summer. One... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Show TIme
By , ERIE, CO
Call Time was soon and me and a couple others where in the auditorium getting ready. Julianna was preparing her bald cap and the makeup heads were starting on stage makeup. As stage manager I have to make sure things back stage are good and the... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
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