Theodore Roethke’s “My Papa’s Waltz”

In Theodore Roethke’s “My Papa’s Waltz,” the persona reveals an incidence of child abuse that happened earlier in his life. He divulges the occurrence of abuse through the use of certain words and noting the actions that go on during the “waltz. ” Through the use of graphic diction, Roethke informs the reader that “My … Read more

This book The Great Gatsby

This book is called The Great Gatsby. The character that I chose from this book is Jay Gatsby. Jay Gatsby an extremely rich man who lives in a giant mansion. His home is located on the West Egg and is rented for twelve or fifteen thousand a season. (9). Jay Gatsby was born in Minnesota … Read more

Is Rap Music the Cause of Violence

Since the late 1980’s rap music has been called the Anti Christ in our culture, because of it’s so-called influence in people’s life. People swear up and down that the music is why people, specially the youth resort to violent crimes. I think by saying this they are trying to cover up the real truth … Read more

Tom Buchanan Example of Arrogance

The 1920s, ten years of thriving life in America. People living the good life and people living in the slumps. East Egg, the prominent community of the old rich. People who have known money all their lives. West Egg, the up and coming community of the newly rich. Manhattan, the city of life. The Valley … Read more

Psychology as Storytelling

Storytelling has been with us since the days of campfire and besieging wild animals. It served a number of important functions: amelioration of fears, communication of vital information (regarding survival tactics and the characteristics of animals, for instance), the satisfaction of a sense of order (justice), the development of the ability to hypothesize, predict and … Read more

Prenatal Diagnosis: Heredity Disorders, Other Biochemical Diseases, and Disfiguring Birth Defects

There are over 250 recognized sex-linked diseases, affecting every organ system. Of these, 95% affect males, (Emery, 1968). Despite these many sex- linked diseases, at present prenatal diagnosis can specifically be made in fewer than 40 diseases. (Emery, 1968). These sex-linked diseases are individual rare and some are named after physicians who described them, for … Read more

Abortion: Crime or Social Responsibility

Population control comes in many forms: cancer, famine, A. I. D. S, genocide, war and natural disasters, but never has one been so celebrated and socially accepted before abortion. Abortion has been practiced for hundreds of years and medical technology has advanced accordingly; providing a safer and much more sanitary procedure for the women receiving … Read more

Teenage Abortion

The article is written by Yvette R Harris. It discuss about the effects of having abortion among teenagers. The authors also argue whether the abortion should include parents decision or not. This is because parents play important role in bringing up the child. So the parents have to be involve in this matter. The author … Read more

Abortions Should Be Kept Legal

Abortion is a highly controversial topic. Plenty of people are pro life, which means they believe abortion is immoral, and that it should be illegal. While there are others that are pro choice, who believe abortion is ok and that it should be legal, I am personally pro choice . I believe the government should … Read more

Teenage Abortion

Abortion is a deliberate causing of premature birth before seven month. Teen abortion is legal in all states, though some require parental notification or permission. At a time when schools are not allowed to give students aspirin without parental permission, teenage abortion, the killing of an innocent life is allowed without permission in over 20 … Read more