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Down the Drain
“Winning isn’t everything… It’s the only thing!” This quote was said by Vince Lombardi. It relates to our football season this year because we were perfect except for the last game. We had the key ingredients, great team, huge amount of... (more »)
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My Best Friend
By , ipoh, Viet Nam
A best friend’s support is unconditional. They are always beside us in the good and bad moments of our life, giving a hand and love, without judging us. Everyone needs someone in their life, family and friends. A best friend is someone that we... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Running
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Running up and down the stairs, feet stomping at every step, for what feels like hours but in reality is only a little more than an 60 minutes. I feel my sweat running down my cheek. I hear my coach yelling for us to move faster, for us to try... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
Her Jamaica
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She packed up her bags long ago and moved 1500 miles away from home. She has been here 20 years now and she refuses to leave. She hasn’t looked back since. She came to America to get an education, to go to college, and eventually become a... (more »)
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The Addiction
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Growing up, my dad has always been a TV watcher. The television on every night, and because he is really into professional sports, there is always a football, baseball, basketball or football game on, depending on what season it is. With the... (more »)
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The Generation Gap
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My father recently bought an android cell phone after much reluctance. Owing to his utter "illiteracy" (as he calls it) in the subject of technology my forty eight year old father started using his cell phone and he realised it early on... (more »)
Nightmare on Oak Lane
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“Goodnight Carlton!” my dad says as I head off to go to bed. As I lay in my warm bed, I start to think about how normal my life had been for the last few weeks. It had been the same routine over and over again. I wake up, I go to school, I go... (more »)
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Eleven
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In this first person narrative, looking back as an adult, by Sandra Cisneros she explicates the use of detailed diction, repetition, hyperboles and a tone of frustration to represent a coming of age story of a traumatizing situation as an eleven... (more »)
Subsection: Academic Writing  
The ADHD Experience
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Andrew arrives in the Aspen Airport mid afternoon from New York. He is staying at my mom’s house for the week and we plan to have dinner out his first night. When he arrives, his blond hair swept to the side, intense green eyes and stern face... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
The Day I Will Never Forget This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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It is the year 2004 and I am ten years old. I am lying on my couch at home, watching television when all of a sudden, I am frozen. My right hand closes, my right cheek starts to beat really fast and I am panicking inside. My dad comes in, talking... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
Disney- I Just Can't Get ENough
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I was two years old when my family first took me to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. I don’t remember much from that trip, but my mom took so many pictures that I think she captured every moment of that first trip. I recently returned... (more »)
Subsection: Travel & Culture Articles  
Doomed to be a Burden This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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In life, people are forever overcoming obstacles and exceeding expectations. With the right amount of hard work and persistence, one can render any barrier nonexistent. Unless of course that barrier is simply out of your hands. No amount of... (more »)
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Chapped Lips
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I’ve had them my entire life and let me tell you, they are the worst. There’s no gloss, no cream, no anything that can stop me from having them. Ever since I was a little girl, my Daddy would crinkle his brow and cry why do you tear your lips... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
Women Can Do Anything Men Can
I was walking down the hallway and there were posters everywhere you look saying vote for me I will help change the school and Vote John for Student Body president. When I was almost to my next class I saw my old friend John. In my head I was... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
The Trip
By , Fort Riley, KS
Alright, you guys ready. Yeah. I guess. Let’s go! Man, that plane ride sucked. I couldn’t sleep at all. That’s easy for you to say. I was stuck next to a crying baby. Anyways guys, I’ll go get our bags. Try to find a taxi will ya.... (more »)
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Social Equality
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Is there even such a thing as social equality? What is it? Can you see it? Can you feel it? Can you hear it? Can you touch it? Truth is, if it even exists anymore you would be able to do all of those things. Social Equality is now a thing of the... (more »)
Subsection: Personal Experience Articles  
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