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The Effects Of Lack Of Communication On Personal Feelings

- MK Asante memoir Buck contains a great deal of miscommunication on personal feelings. To hold onto personal feelings inside can tear a person down. MK’s mother Amina, never spoke on how she felt, she just wrote what she felt in a journal that no one looked in until she had to be presented to the Philadelphia Psychiatric Center. Mk chooses to peruse her journal and found out some of her feelings towards things and why she reacted the way she did to understand the breakdown in communication. The effect of lack of communication causes unresolved conflict, misconception, and decomposition in a relationship....   [tags: Communication, Graphic communication, Writing]

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The Effects Of Lack Of Communication On Personal Feelings

- MK Asante memoir Buck contains a massive deal of miscommunication on personal feelings. To hold onto personal feelings inside can tear a person down. MK’s mother Amina, never spoke on how she felt, she just wrote what she felt in a journal that no one looked in until she presented herself to the Philadelphia Psychiatric Center. Mk chooses to peruse her journal and found out some of her feelings towards situations and why she reacted the way she did to understand the breakdown in communication. The effect of lack of communication causes unresolved conflict, misconception, and decomposition in a relationship....   [tags: Communication, Graphic communication, Writing]

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My Personal Feelings of Self Worth

- People’s self-esteem either high or low is shaped by their life experiences. I believe a person’s self-esteem begins to take shape at an early age, with their parents being a major influence. Kind, positive, knowledgeable and caring parents help children create a positive self-image. Parents who do not feel good about themselves or others, sometimes take it out on their childern by belittling them or discouraging them. This leads the child down a path of self-doubt and eventually given the right circumstances a lower self-esteem....   [tags: self-esteem, personal narrative]

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Personal Experience: My Views and Feelings About My Family

- Most people’s lives are complicated by family relationships. The way one is raised can affect self-esteem and is the emotional and psychological blueprint for life. Family is the first teacher in a child’s life. One can learn morals, manners and valuable life lessons. How one is raised can add negatively as well as positively to society. Family relationships can set the tone for how one feels about family and traumatic events can challenge those views and feelings. The sudden death of my mother was the event that challenged my family to see if the ties that bind were strong enough to hold....   [tags: family relationships, death, other-parenting]

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F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Expression of Temptation, Deceitfulness, and Jealousy in The Great Gatsby

- F. Scott Fitzgerald’s book The Great Gatsby was a remarkable book. Fitzgerald Made the characters of the book as real and as personal as possible. Three characteristics stood out in the novel to me. Tom’s Jealousy of Gatsby relationship with his wife, Gatsby’s lies about who he is and his life, and Daisy’s ways to tempt Gatsby to fall in love with her. The novel was inspired by the way he fell in love with his wife Zelda. The novel The Great Gatsby displays deceitfulness in many of its characters....   [tags: love, daisy buchannan, personal feelings]

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Emotional Intelligence Self-Assessment

- ... This is the broad spectrum that self-regulation requires from a person; therefore, it is required that we work our hardest to be proficient in this capacity. Motivation has to do with the drive to complete goals for reasons other than external rewards. Motivation is characterized by a strong drive to achieve, optimism, and organizational commitment. Motivation is not always an easy concept to grasp because we do not fully understand the reasoning why a person may be interested in completing one task over another (Faguy, 2012)....   [tags: IQ, personal moods, feelings, drives]

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The Laughing Fools

- The Laughing Fools I just started my new job working as a bartender in this local jazz club. Not knowing a person in the place, I thought that I would ease-drop on a conversation that these two men were engaged in, just so I could get to know the costumers better. The conversation was being lead by Lee and the other man, Mike, was prompting him to go on with the story. The story was about an incident that Lee had when he was a small boy with a paper route and his dog was killed. It was a sad story, I thought , but the men just laughed....   [tags: Personal Narrative Emotions Feelings Essays]

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Feelings of Incompetency

- Feelings of Incompetency In my experiences at the Writing Resource Center, I have found that the biggest area of concern that I have run into is the feeling that I am an ineffective tutor as far as tutoring the students that come in search of writing assistance. I feel that I am a very inadequate means of relief for these people, yet they still come to me for help. In this paper, I will explore these thoughts and try to find out what it is that makes me feel so ineffective. In recent discussions with my peers at the Writing Resource Center, I have found that, though these feelings of inadequacy are somewhat consistent throughout the center, I feel that my feelings are a bit more strong whe...   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Everyone's Feelings Matter... Yes, even Freshmen

- Everyone's Feelings Matter... Yes, even Freshmen. On the sixth day of school, Pac-Tech1 gathered all its members, old and new, in the scene shop. For me, most of the faces were familiar. The club's board members were all in attendance, as were most of the juniors and sophomores, and all of us were sizing up our new crop of freshmen. To their silent but shared dismay, all but two were girls. Even the established females of Pac-Tech know that most girls who enter our ranks rarely present at more than two sequential meetings before drifting out of the reach of anyone in the theater....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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Personal Model of Counseling

- The theory that serves as the foundation to my counseling values at this time is Carl Roger’s Person-Centered therapy. Person-Centered counseling has always fascinated me, and I am glad that I expanded my knowledge on it this semester. The video of Rogers and Gloria really captivated me and brought to life the characteristics of a Person-Centered counselor. Roger’s unconditional positive regard and true genuine disposition showed throughout the therapy session. Person-Centered counseling envelops the characteristics that every good counselor should possess....   [tags: person-centered, therapy, positive, feelings]

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Personal Note On Stress And Stress

- I view myself are psychologically stable, meaning that I’m less susceptible to emotional imbalances like depression, and am able to deal well with feelings of instability, fear, and vulnerability. This relates well to my life due to the amount of stress I put on myself daily. If I were not able to cope with anxiety, I wouldn’t be able to push and challenge myself everyday like I do. Though there are many ways to deal with stress I use my writing skills as an escape, as well as exercise. I believe that I am less susceptible to extreme imbalances in feelings or emotions....   [tags: Feeling, Emotion, Feelings, Fear]

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Geraldine 's Case For My Personal Reactions

- I chose to discuss Geraldine’s case in regards to my personal reactions. Up until her case, I felt I handled the subject material well, and for whatever reason I discussed those cases without the strong empathetic response that Geraldine’s case gave me. As I considered why this case evoked such a strong reaction, I realized that Geraldine and I have similar backgrounds. Our stories are not identical, but there are enough similarities that the comfortable barriers (conscious or subconscious) that let me think something like this could never happen to me crumbled a bit....   [tags: Emotion, Feeling, Help me, Feelings]

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My Feelings and Thoughts on My Road Trips

- ... Traveling at night is a whole different ballgame. It becomes more of a strain at night from being completely drained of your energy from the day road trip, and therefore becoming more dangerous. Finding a truck stop that allows sleeping was necessary, even if it were for a few hours. Finally, pulling into the rest stop, we get out, stretch and refresh ourselves, then start preparing for sleep. It's not completely comfortable sleeping in a truck, but it it's all part of the traveling experience....   [tags: personal reflections]

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Resolving Personal Conflicts Through Assertive Communication

- Introduction “Conflict is a problematic situation that occurs between interdependent people who seek different goals or means to those goals (Cahn & Abigail, 2014).” Perceived differences can affect the relationship adversely if not addressed and is one of the characteristics of conflict. A sense of urgency about the need to resolve the differences are is another characteristics of conflict. While conflict occurs in many places – the workplace, between friends, parents and children, etc., one of the most difficult areas for conflict to occur is in a romantic relationship....   [tags: resentment, emotional issues, feelings]

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The Judgement Of Taste Is Based Solely On Opinions And Feelings

- The judgement of taste is based solely on the opinions and feelings of the person affected by the object being viewed. This judgement is and can only be completely objective depending on individual feeling. Based on person judgement, the opinion formed while viewing a subject does nothing to contribute to the area of teaching or learning since the sentiment appeals to the senses. Only our personal interest to an object will determine our reactions and emotions felt from its existence. Beauty can only be determined by a person’s own personal feelings....   [tags: Sense, Emotion, Judgment, Aesthetics]

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My Photography Goal of Capturing Oppression, Personal Issues and Illness on Film

- This family is mourning the loss of a loved one in Uruguay. The photographer captured the moment of sadness for this family and shows the essence that everyone feels at some point in their life. The father has fallen to his knees in sadness and loss of body control for his lost wife. The children pray for their losses as they see their father lose his composure. I am going to travel the world and develop my personal imagination in my ability to portray my feelings through photography. I have always had a fascination with photography and would like to bring my skills of photography to the point I can portray my thoughts to others....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Personal Experience]

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Duffy's Feelings in War Photographer and Stealing

- Duffy's Feelings in War Photographer and Stealing Explain how Carol Ann Duffy conveys her feelings towards the subjects of the two poems War Photographer and Stealing. 'War Photographer' and 'Stealing' by Carol Ann Duffy are both poems about outsiders. She often uses dramatic monologues when writing poems, and 'Stealing' is an effective example. 'War Photographer' was written after Duffy had a conversation with a war photographer named Don McCullin. I believe that he must have inspired her to write this laudable poem....   [tags: Carol Ann Duffy War Photographer Stealing Essays]

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Nature Of Children And Their Inner Feelings

- Nature of Children I felt that the democratic and pain models best suited my thinking about the nature of children. I have modified them together to develop one assumption to fully understand my thinking of the nature of children. Children express their inner feelings by their need to belong in a group which reflects how the children communicate through human behaviour (Edwards & Watts, 2008). Children express their feelings in a range of different ways not only in verbal ways. As I will be supporting some children who do not have the skills to communicate verbally it is important for me to develop an understanding and knowledge of the child so that I can see the behavioural changes as a...   [tags: Psychology, Childhood, Education, Child]

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Reflection Paper On Bittersweet Feelings

- I am writing this final reflection journal with bittersweet feelings. I am so pleased to have taken this this course and had the opportunity to learn and grow from it as much as I have. I have enjoyed the coursework and curriculum immensely, for it was a great refresher from a previous course I took in high school, but it also challenged me and my brain. I absorbed a wide range of communication skills I didn’t even know existed. There is more than meets the eye or in this case heard in the ear when it comes to public speaking....   [tags: Learning, Skill, Psychology, Knowledge]

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Facebook and Negative Feelings

- Facebook was developed by Mark Zuckerberg who was in college when he created this social media networking website. Zuckerberg’s intentions were much different than what we have expected and grown used to. Facebook has allowed different sites and partner websites in on the user’s private information such as, their interests, location, and age. It has also allowed for many users to cyber bully others and not deal with the consequences after. Many users on Facebook suffer from depression, sadness, anger, jealousy and many other negative feelings....   [tags: social media, bullying]

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My Personal Best: The Grove

- Prior to the 2008-2009 school year, the technology resource teacher (TRT) community knowledge-base was distributed across a variety of electronic resources, including Blackboard, server shares, district web pages, email, computer hard drives, and a performance database. The information remained in isolation, and the existing resources did not reflect the massive collection of knowledge and expertise within the TRT community. After only 6 months as a TRT in the spring of 2005, I proposed the use of wiki technology to collect and consolidate our diverse resources....   [tags: Personal Reflection]

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Personal Narrative- Bonding Experience with Mom

- Personal Narrative- Bonding Experience with Mom Summer was coming to an end, the night air grew brisker and the mornings were dew covered. The sun had just started to set behind our home; my father would be home soon. I walked into the kitchen only to be greeted by my mother cooking dinner. She stood there one hand on her hip, her one leg stuck out at her side, knee slightly bent, stirring the pot holding the spoon all the way at the tip of the handle. She looked as pissed off as could be. My mother always felt she could be doing a million other things besides cooking dinner....   [tags: Personal Narrative Profile]

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Feelings Are Better Off Left At Home

- Feelings Are Better Off Left At Home The understanding of the unconscious mind was a very important subject brought into light by the study and rise of psychoanalysis. Sigmund Freud is the founder of this school of thought and has produced groundbreaking research in the field of psychology. His radical way of thinking lead many people to take notice of his work and he rapidly gained popularity. However, the development of Freud’s theories are heavily influenced by his internal biases and are hypersexual in their nature creating some controversy when justifying his concepts....   [tags: Sigmund Freud, Carl Jung, Psychoanalysis]

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Isolation and Feelings in Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

- ... Kafka’s father was able to rise out of his low place in order to start his own business while Samsa’s father sits around doing nothing and forcing Gregor to work in order to provide for the family (Introduction to Franz Kafka). From the start of The Metamorphosis until the end, Gregor’s father, Mr. Samsa treats Gregor with extreme harshness in the way he speaks to Gregor and the physical pain that he inflicts upon him. Even in the very first encounter with the newly transformed Gregor the father’s first reaction is unexpected....   [tags: gregor, mental state, horrible relationship]

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The Study of Emotions and Feelings produce by the Brain

- Around the time of the twenty first century it had been proposed that happiness, like all other emotional experiments, is the consequence of electrochemical reactions in the brain which are brought on by stimuli. This thought was part of the fifth insurgence in the understanding of humanity and our essence: the neuroscience revolution. It is based on Francis Crick’s hypothesis that “ you, your joys and sorrows, your memories and your ambitions, your sense of personal identity and free will, are in fact no more than the behavior of a vast assembly of nerve cells and their associated neurons....   [tags: neurosciencce, nucleus accumbens, dopamine]

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Feelings and Attitudes in Two Works of Poetry

- Both Mending wall and Digging deal with an Aspect of Work in the Countryside. Compare and Contrast the poets’ feelings and attitudes to their subjects The two poems ‘Mending Wall’ by Robert Frost and ‘Digging’ by Seamus Heaney were both written before violent incidents. ‘Mending Wall’ was published just before the First World War, where there was a huge amount of tension between countries and boundaries. ‘Digging’ was written before the Troubles, and this could have caused Heaney to write about history and stereotypes that have come around over the years....   [tags: Poetic Elements]

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Ferdinand's Feelings Toward Melinda in "The Tempest"

- From the Tempest play, we are introduced to the character known as Ferdinand in act 1 scene 2. We know very little about Ferdinand except that he is the heir to the throne of Naples and is of an upper class. He is the son of Alonso - the present king of Naples. Apart from this, we have very little information on this particular character at this time. In this essay I will be studying the feelings of Ferdinand towards Miranda, using two scenes extracts from the play. (Act 1 scene 2 and Act 3 scene 1.) Our first meeting with Ferdinand is when he is shipwrecked upon the island, segregated from the remaining royal entourage....   [tags: characters, relationships, Tempest, shakespeare, ]

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Personal Note On Personal Identity

- Weirob is wright to claim that personal identity cannot consist in the sameness of an immaterial, unobservable soul. (In Perry’s dialogue on personal mortality) On her death bed Gretchen Weirob is looking for a slightest possibility of her surviving, but she cannot find anything that will prove that she, as Gretchen, will live to see another day. Weirob is not looking for any hope, only one proof that can show that her survival is possible, but can’t seem to be persuaded. I’m going to argue that Gretchen Weirob argument is valid....   [tags: Mind, Psychology, Perception]

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Personal Note On Happiness And Happiness

- Happiness can come in different forms for each person. Some people dream of achieving great wealth to buy everything they ever wanted. Others may find simple tasks such as, reading a book, to make them happy. There are people who find happiness by making others happy, whether it’d be, feeding the homeless, or giving random compliments to strangers. I think that most people would agree that the purpose of life is happiness. There are several things that bring happiness to my world, which include, family, health, and laughter, among other things....   [tags: Personal life, Happiness, Health]

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Personal Wellness And Behavior Change

- The main concept, or topics of this paper is personal wellness and behaviour change. It will explore the seven dimensions of health, and the negative and the positives of each one. The paper will show how one dimension of health affects another dimension. For behaviour change there will be topics including the, barriers, stages, and health behaviors for change. As well it will be discussed about the two personal goals each student was to make at the beginning of the course, and show the plan in which they went by and how they assessed themselves....   [tags: Personal life, Health, Psychology, Dimension]

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Personal Note On Values And Values

- There are many different meanings when we type out the word “Values” in the internet. From “importance, worth or usefulness of something” to a “person’s principles or standards of behavior” and “one’s judgement of what is important in life.” (Google) All these meaning have a word in common, important. My meaning to values is what I consider important in my life, simple as that. There are over 100 values in which are all very significant in our daily lives. It is hard to choose just a few values when in reality we all want all of them even if we don’t admit we need it....   [tags: Meaning of life, Personal life, Mother, Father]

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Importance of Reflective Thinking in Life

- Most people consider reflective thinking and writing, the most difficult task, mainly because it involves expressing personal views and feelings. Reflective writing is a very important type of writings, which we encounter as a person in student as well as professional life. It is preferred in academia because it enables students to judge their own actions, freely express their feelings. It is important in professional life because it teaches how to be a self-critic and point out your own mistakes and find a way to fix them....   [tags: sef-adknowledgement, power, feelings]

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Personal Statement for Master's Degree in Social Work

- As a student who began her college career without specific objectives, I never thought I would be writing a personal statement for an application to receive a Master’s Degree in the social work profession. However, I feel now that there is no other future for me than that of offering my education and personal commitment to vulnerable individuals in order to stabilize their lives. After careful consideration of all areas of social work, I have found that my main area of interest is in providing resources and encouragement for individuals with disabilities to gain the freedom to live independent lifestyles without discrimination....   [tags: Personal Ambition]

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The Components of Art Therapy

- According to Dryden et al. (1992), the concept of art therapy is essentially based in the image and the progression of this method permits the occurrence of a transaction between three critical components of this model. Respectively these components are known as the creator or patient, the artifact, and the therapist. The aims of art therapy align with other processes of therapy whereby; the therapist engages his/her expertise to allow the patient’s unconscious feelings to travel to a conscious state....   [tags: therapy, components, emotions, feelings]

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Description of Different Feelings in Sonnets

- Description of Different Feelings in Sonnets In this essay, I am going to look in detail at three sonnets showing very different feelings. I will show all the main features and try to explain what the writers were trying to show and underline in there sonnets. Each of the three sonnets I have chosen are by different writers and also from different centuries, I have decided to look at ‘God’s Grandeur’ by G.M Hopkins, ‘Death be Not Proud’ by John Donne and also ‘Shall I Compare thee to a Summer’s Day’ by William Shakespeare....   [tags: Papers]

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The Personality Type Is Infj : Introverted Intuition With Extraverted Feelings

- A person’s personality can define how one thinks, behaves, communicates or even handles everyday life. Isabel Briggs Myers and Carl Jung, have compiled a dichotomy based on sixteen different personality types. My personality type is INFJ: introverted intuition with extraverted feelings (www.personalitypage.com). Needs work As an introvert, I tend to isolate myself from the public. I am normally shy around new people and I also take time to reflect on situations before I take action. My intuitive perception allows me to plan with major details in everyday life as well as my professional....   [tags: Personality psychology, Psychology]

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My Feelings And The Core Of What Made Us

- I’m trying to process my feelings and make sense of this loss. However, as I reflect back on our relationship, compatibility and the core of what made us, “us,” I find myself unable to accept this abrupt conclusion. This is what I see when I break down the foundation into the three pegs of our relationship: Our physical intimacy/passion is undeniably strong in, almost, every way. In this, our sex lives, our desires to do activities (sports, entertainment, food, ect.), and joy we feel while in each other’s company (love, respect, overall ebb and flow of being together and in each other’s space)....   [tags: Time, Future, Need, Prediction]

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Poem Analysis : ' A Good Job On Channeling Our Feelings '

- The sentence structure and word order of this poem does a good job in channeling our feelings and helps to control what we think of this event. As we look closely to the third and final stanzas, we can find that the author created certain emphasis in the manipulation of the words as we probe for the meaning more thoughtfully. At first glance, these lines show that the boy seems to get hurt by the waltzing. But the last two line provides a clarification from the double meaning the poem represents so far....   [tags: Family, Meaning of life, Connotation, Emotion]

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Communication is the Exchange of Thoughts and Feelings Between People

- ... Next we have criticizing, blaming or disagreeing with the listener's response being "you aren't thinking about this properly…" the implied message received by the employee is you are wrong in having the feelings you have or thinking they way you do. Advising or giving answers with "let me suggest…" by not allowing the employee to come up with their own answers you are implying that you already have a solution to the problem therefore they don't need to think of any other way. When praising or agreeing with an employee you response might be "but you've done such a good job…" the message being relayed to the employee is that their actions, opinions are subjected to the supervisors approval...   [tags: verbal, listen, authority]

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Students ' Feelings, Attitudes And Beliefs Regarding Statistics

-  I picked up one main construct, namely the students’ feelings, attitudes and beliefs regarding statistics. I consulted my research priorities and questions to inform me what I would like to answer and discover in my data. I decided to focus (for now) on pre – and post- course attitudes of students regarding statistics. Here, I refer to pre- course attitudes as students’ attitudes and beliefs before their enrolment in the statistics course. I refer to post-course attitudes as the attitudes and beliefs that students have formulated during the statistics course....   [tags: Code, Source code, Integer, Belief]

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Feelings and Emotions in The Piano Lesson by August Wilson

- One of the main characters that is mentioned in the play The Piano Lesson by August Wilson is a woman named Berniece Charles. She has been a widow for three years and she has a daughter named Maretha Charles. Berniece works on her own to take care of her small family in the town of Pittsburgh. The main discussion in the play is the argument over the families’ piano with her brother, Boy Willie Charles. Berniece shows readers her different attitudes throughout the play about how her family piano makes her feel in a negative way, how it makes her feel in a positive way, and what the piano really means to her on a personal level....   [tags: widowed mother, Berniece Charles]

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Artistic Expression: Poems Speak to Emtions and Capture Feelings

- With time poems may have lost their voice, but not their importance. Up to this day, poetry is still one of the greatest forms of artistic expression; Poems speak to emotions and capture feelings. There is no right format of a poem, but yet a world of possibilities. Instead being unchangeable poems are innately open to interpretation; they should be spoken out loud in order to be “heard”, convey truth and cause impact. The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock by T.S. Eliot is an extremely meaningful poem; it is one of Elliot’s best-known works and without a doubt a masterpiece (Hillis)....   [tags: dante's inferno, T. S. elliot]

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Neutral versus Affective : The Range of Feelings Expressed

- In neutral cultures, the propensity of the people is to manage their sentiments so that it will not hinder with their judgement. Conceal what they are thinking or feeling. Inhibited conduct is admired. Statements are monotonic. In affective cultures, encourage to the expression of emotions. Reveal thoughts & feelings verbally & in face. Vibrant expressions are admired. Statements are emotional, dramatic. Achievement versus Ascription: ( How one achieves status) Achievement Ascription Respect for superior in hierarchy depends on his/his knowledge &skills....   [tags: neutral cultures, affective cultures, culture]

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Personal Narrative: The Passing of my Grandma

- It was a Monday night; I remember it like it was yesterday. I had just completed my review of Office Administration in preparation for my final exams. As part of my leisure time, I decided to watch my favorite reality television show, “I love New York,” when the telephone rang. I immediately felt my stomach dropped. The feeling was similar to watching a horror movie reaching its climax. The intensity was swirling in my stomach as if it were the home for the butterflies. My hands began to sweat and I got very nervous....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative: My Religion Teacher

- With Bibles in the desks and a smile on his face, Mr. Murphy was ready to teach. He taught us about our faith and God. He made it sounds like no other teacher has before. I was very excited for day two. Ever since then, Mr. Murphy has inspired me and helped me grow intellectually. Mr. Murphy is the religion teacher for juniors and seniors at St. Thomas Aquinas High School. My first year with him was like a time to grasp our thoughts on our personal faith and beliefs. He was introducing us to a whole new way of learning....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Development Plan: Improving My Relationship

- Throughout my whole life I have witnessed how relationships should go, and my parents have always been my primary learning source of communication. It was modeled for me in a healthy way, but also in a negative way sometimes. I catch myself struggling with my reacting behaviors to negative events, and ways of speaking. This causes me a lot of grief and frustration when I am communicating with people or my loved ones. This would also include my five-year relationship with my boyfriend. My goals of my personal development plan are to become a better partner in my relationship, and communicate efficiently....   [tags: communication, personal experience]

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The Physical and Emotional Effects of Eating Disorders

- In today’s society eating disorders have become very common. It has also become a serious health problem that is vastly growing and becoming a larger problem. Eating disorders may be the result of biological, sociological, psychological, and interpersonal factors. These terrible eating habits may be developed from preoccupations with food and weight, but in some cases it is more severe than this. In some cases eating disorders is a form of compensating for wanted feelings and emotions including acceptance....   [tags: food, self-esteem, health, feelings]

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Personal Narrative- Playground Memory

- Personal Narrative- Playground Memory Looking back on a childhood filled with events and memories, I find it rather difficult to pick on that leaves me with the fabled “warm and fuzzy feelings.” As the daughter of an Air Force Major, I had the pleasure of traveling across America in many moving trips. I have visited the monstrous trees of the Sequoia National Forest, stood on the edge of the Grande Canyon and have jumped on the beds at Caesar’s Palace in Lake Tahoe. However, I have discovered that when reflecting on my childhood, it is not the trips that come to mind, instead there are details from everyday doings; a deck of cards, a silver bank or an ice cream flavor....   [tags: Personal Narrative]

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Personal Narrative- Lost Wallet

- Personal Narrative- Lost Wallet A wallet, or purse for some, is a precious item in which most people carry things more essential than money towards everyday life. If some people were to lose that portable safe, they may be offset for the rest of that day. The person without that wallet could be cranky or depressed for a while. Maybe something of great sentimental value was in that wallet. This person could stay hold these feelings for a long time, until they find their belongings by which case they are filled with joy....   [tags: Personal Narrative]

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Personal Narrative: Don't Judge Too Quickly

- Lack of perception has a tendency to lead people to having communication problems. People who lack perception, they only view certain details that they hear or visualize. People can not fully understand the situation that they are viewing. Perception checking skills are something I in fact need to improve. I am at error with misunderstanding or comprehending the situations. I myself have jumped to conclusions without fully considering the circumstances around the situation. I have done this to my husband several times in the past and some recently....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Christians' Feelings About Abortion and Euthanasia

- Christians' Feelings About Abortion and Euthanasia Sanctity of like means the belief that human life is sacred and holy. Christians believe that human life is sacred; it is a gift from God, God values life, so much so that ' he has counted the hairs on our head' (Luke 12 v7). Their beliefs are reflected in what denomination they are and how seriously the follow the teachings of the bible. Each follows different ways of believing. The bible teaches them how to live their lives as Christians, so they believe it....   [tags: Papers]

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Personal Narrative- Life as a Journey

- Personal Narrative- Life as a Journey The journey of life follows a predetermined pattern; we evolve from needing influence and guidance to finally reaching that point where our lives are up to us. I consider myself very lucky up to this point in my journey. Some people become sidetracked and wind up on a far different course than initially planned, but the detours I made have only assisted in embellishing the individual instead of devouring it. According to Freud a person's most important period to grow personality ranges from birth to six years....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Personal Narrative – Vision of Jesus

- Personal Narrative – Vision of Jesus Jesus has appeared in the desert, and in the city. Jesus has appeared on paper, and in sculpture. Jesus has appeared on television, and in art. He has also failed to appear in His tomb. You’d figure that after all that travelling, He’d have to get a bite to eat sometime, so He also decided to appear at “Tim Horton’s.” Now, I would have thought that The Son of God would have appeared at a more high-class joint, like “Red Lobster,” but I, sir, am no theologist....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Personal Narrative- A Lesson in Culture Shock

- Personal Narrative- A Lesson in Culture Shock “ You want to be the same as American girls on the outside.” (Tan, Amy) Like Tan in her narrative “Fish Cheeks”, everyone has had a time in their lives when they wanted to fit in at school or home. Sometimes it is hard to try to blend into the surroundings. Moving from Boston to Tallahassee has taught me a lot about such things like honor, pride, and self-reliance. Such is related to us in Wilfred Owens’s “Dulce et Decorum est” which is about his experience in World War I....   [tags: Personal Perspective]

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Personal Narrative- Living a Life of Humility

- Personal Narrative- Living a Life of Humility For the only thing we have to shame is shame itself. Perhaps the name of Amy Tan’s mother will never be remembered like that of FDR, but the truth behind her words rings just as loud. To be different is an aspect of human nature that we are to be proud of, regardless of whether it’s socially hip or socially degrading. To be proud of something is to consider it worthy of honor, and that’s precisely what we must do- honor our individuality by becoming who we really are....   [tags: Personal Perspective]

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Personal Narrative- The Admirable Villain

- Personal Narrative- The Admirable Villain Days of Our Lives isn’t the same without Stefano DiMera. He was the puppet master, the vile wire that tied the colorful characters of Salem together. He was the one who erased John Black’s memories, hypnotized Dr. Marlena Evans into being his love slave (leaving her vulnerable for possession by the Devil), convinced Hope that she was Princess Gina, swapped Hope’s baby with a fetal-alcoholic crack baby, and convinced John that he was the father. For the past few months, Stefano has been “out of town,” and Days has degenerated into every other soap opera: a dreary, never-ending cycle of sex, secrets, and heartbreaks....   [tags: Personal Narrative Writing]

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Personal Statement : ' Hide And Seek By Neel Burton

- Self Esteem Happiness is in and of itself a complex concept; it is both the basis and product of self esteem. Self esteem is our feeling of self worth based on our accomplishments or what we believe we are capable of accomplishing. (Carr Kindle Locations 5017-5018). High self esteem has been a very controversial subject in that the development of self esteem could be derived from positive personal, social and occupational interaction or these activities could be what gives a person a high self esteem (Carr Kindle Location 5071)....   [tags: Self-esteem, Motivation, Personal life, Happiness]

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Personal Narrative- Holiday Baking Tradition

- Personal Narrative- Holiday Baking Tradition Traditions are reflections of beliefs, superstitions and the personality of a family. I stop short of saying that they are the soul of a family because my family can no longer celebrate these traditions, but the spirit of my family continues to be an integral part of my life, despite the distance that sets us apart. The soul of my family remains unharmed from the miles that deprive us of the opportunity to celebrate common traditions. Regardless of how far we are apart, there is one tradition that can overcome any lengthy amount of distance, and that is my Aunt Millie’s Cinnamon-pecan rolls....   [tags: Personal Narrative]

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Personal Narrative: My Transformation from a Non-Believer to a Follower of God

- I have long believed that God was a tale, a story, a Santa Claus or maybe worse, that he did not even exist. Now, I have drastically changed my mind and I strongly believe that He exists, guides, helps, and cares for those who have followed and supported him. By believe I mean, to accept as true or real, to credit with veracity, to expect or suppose, to have firm confidence, to have trust, and overall, to have faith, something special and unique which make us free. That is the way as believe in Him now… I know that the fact of believing is something personal, very personal, and nobody can confirm or verify God´s existence, even science, but from my point of view, He is real....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography]

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Susan Cooper 's Work Takes A Different Approach On Families ' Feelings Of Insecurity

- Unlike any sociological research which acquires empirical data, sociologist Marianne Cooper’s work takes a different approach on families’ feelings of insecurity by qualitative measure. The book gives the audience a general perspective of prosperous American nation after the Great Depression and the downturn of the economy along with polarization of social class and income inequality as time goes on. It tells the stories of five particular families of different social class around the economic recession in 2000s emotionally dealing with financial instability....   [tags: Sociology, Social class, Working class]

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Personal Self Assessment

- Self assessment is a process in which you examine yourself in attempt to discover and learn more about yourself. Your likes, dislikes, behaviors, attitudes and habits can be found during this process. You can use the discoveries to your advantage by accepting or changing strengths and weaknesses. I plan on using this course to enhance my personal skills to become a better student and find success in earning my Bachelor of Arts degree at Ashford University in Social Science. Self Assessment is the first step in my successful future....   [tags: Personal Essays]

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Personal Reflection On People With Disabilities

- Personal Reflection on People with Disabilities People with disabilities are still people, they are people with hearts and they are actual physical beings; people with disabilities do their best to live every day to their fullest, yet that is still not enough for others. I feel like as a whole, humans are generally uncomfortable with people who have disabilities. Let’s think of it this way, people live their life every day in their normal lives and then they come across a person with a disability and suddenly their life is interrupted, like it is such a barrier in their flow of life to come across someone different from themselves....   [tags: Mind, Thought, Disability]

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Personal Reflection On The Organizational Setting

- Personal experience in the organisational setting From the above description of appreciative inquiry, comes the most striking shift from the early industrial approaches to organisational management. The suggestion of collecting people’s stories shows the valuing of personal experience in the organisational development paradigm. Nilsson (2007) writes of the development of the concept of self-expression in the romantic era, “the unique and subjective flowering of inner exploration, as a central personal, social, and spiritual good” (p....   [tags: Organization, Management, Resilience, Innovation]

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Digital and Analog Photography

- ... It is a wonderful feeling, if you capture a beautiful photograph. If i would compare Photography with a painting, the Imagination of painting 70 images in one Morning or Afternoon would be horrible. The space on the walls is narrow. And the images hanging there, may be readily put over each other. It is better to bring 20 qualitative images of a journey, with which i can sit down occupy my time with searching and finding. The whole process of picture-making becomes a craft, a handcraft. Which can be created in a small dark bathroom or a professional equipped darkroom, in which each photograph will get its own spirit....   [tags: feelings, print]

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Social Obligations and Personal Aspirations

- “Man is, at one and the same time, a solitary being and a social being...”(Albert Einstein) However, it increasingly difficult travel down both these paths, as, society’s expectations are quite different to personal desires. Many times it creates feelings of dissonance in the individual, as he or she is forced to make a decision between two facets of human existence. It is this personal conflict which is the theme of Mira Nair’s film, Monsoon Wedding. It explores the life of a middle-class Indian family, preparing for the wedding of their daughter Aditi....   [tags: Writing Techniques, Mira Nair]

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Problems With Non Personal Problems

- 1. Every person has the ability to find a solution to a problem, nevertheless some people are better at solving non-personal problems than a personal problem. When I evaluate my problem-solving ability I conclude that I am better at solving personal problems than non-personal problems, but I also believe it 's difficult to solve personal problems; since those problems deals with my feelings. However, I solve this kind of problem better because the solution will affect my life therefore, this are more important....   [tags: Problem solving, Critical thinking, Psychology]

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Personal Statement : Social Wellness

- Social wellness is the ability for an individual to interact with people around them. I am a very social and outgoing person. Everyone that knows me, realizes that I talk a lot. I have very good communication skills with people. Anytime someone approaches me, I want to make them feel comfortable talking to me and carry on a conversation. I have many various friends that I have created meaningful bonds with. My roommate and a fellow teammate is from the same time as I am. Her and I were mere acquaintances back in high school....   [tags: Want, Thought, Mind, Need]

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Questions On Personal Learning Goal

- 1) Reflect on your personal learning goal (you developed in your learning contract) (33 points) Do this. A. Be honest. This is about self-awareness and points are not added for achievement of your goal. B. State your personal learning goal(s). C. Explain why you identified that particular goal(s). D. Describe how you “practiced” or worked to achieve the goal(s), what happened along the way, and how you felt about your process. E. Describe what you have accomplished and/or not accomplished on your personal goal(s) – and thoughts/feelings connected to where you are now....   [tags: Learning, Knowledge, Goal, Skill]

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Personal Statement On Human Relations

- Human Relations I most definitely agree with my test results. Ever since I was really little I have taken personality tests and I always get ESTJ. It very accurately describes how I feel and think. Since I really like being around people and socializing, I got an E for extraverted. This fits me quite well, I gain energy from being around others rather than being alone. As for the S I got sensing because I focus on the facts and tangible things in life, not on theories and impractical ideas. Concrete concepts and figures are much easier to understand than symbolic ideas and issues....   [tags: Personality psychology, Personality]

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Personal Note On Nursing Practice

- Nursing is a profession that not only is practical in nature, but also theoretical. At the foundation of our practice are theories that guide ways of knowing and problem solving in our professional practice. There are multiple ways of knowing, including personal knowing, ethics, aesthetics, and empirics, which help nurses to reflect upon their care and guide their next steps into giving the best possible care. Through these, it is evident that the nursing profession provides a significant impact on this world, and through the review of these concepts, allows us to understand how....   [tags: Nursing, Ethics, Justice, Nursing theory]

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Personal Experience: Borrowed Home

- “Come with me. It’ll be fun.” Teri could be very persuasive when she wanted to be. And anytime fun was involved, she wanted to be. Shopping in Des Moines was always a treat but neither had been to the new shopping mall. Teri had made it through another year of classes while working full time and she needed to celebrate. Leaving Chris at home with the girls Teri and Kristin had headed east to conquer the mall. Kristin had the time of her life. Shopping with Teri was one laugh after another. They tried on clothes they would never consider wearing and put together outfits even Lady Gaga would think twice about....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Personal Statement On Self Esteem

- Self esteem is the regard in which an individual holds himself or herself worthy. Leadership is the ability to guide others in the directions of their goals and motivation is the energy of the requirement or aspiration to act. These three components are essential to having a successful life. Self esteem affects one’s life in almost every aspect. It is our own perception of ourselves and how we value our worth. It is important to maintain a healthy self esteem because low self esteem can impair one from reaching their full potential in their personal and professional life....   [tags: Ethics, Self-esteem, Motivation, Emotion]

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Personal Statement On Social Responsibility

- SCRIP Assessment Social Responsibility First of all this program reveals my social responsibility due to the fact that learning how to meet the needs of my students in an efficient manner without creating controversy is a massive part of the responsibilities that must have as an educator. By comprehensively researching approaches to assist any English student in the classroom and determined to help other teachers as well in understanding what they have to do in the event they have English students in their class I have illustrated the I seriously take my responsibilities (Pandya, 2012)....   [tags: Teacher, Education, Learning, Skill]

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Personal Narrative- Stages of my Childhood and Struggles with Being Social

- The person I have become today is due to my development of the theoretical stages. When looking at the construction of the three theoretical perspective stages of my child hood, it is clear to see where and how I came to be the person I am today. My values, characteristics and attitude have all been molded by my micro-, meso-, and macro systems. The influences of my family and my life at home have shaped me into the person I am today. My family, consisting of my mother, my father, and two sisters, has not always been one hundred percent functional....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative- My Life as a Student, Athlete and Christian

- Personal Narrative- My Life as a Student, Athlete and Christian “I knew this was bliss, knew it at the time.” These words of Eudora Welty, although expressing her feeling from devouring book after book, can also be applied to my life. While not relating to my literacy, Welty’s lexis nonetheless conveys my own feelings after learning the significance of hard work. I’ve put excess effort in performing the roles of a student, an athlete, and a Christian. Success and growth in each component of my life has taught me the value and necessity of a strong work ethic....   [tags: Personal Perspective]

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Personal Narrative: White Water Rafting

- Personal Narrative: White Water Rafting I remember a time in my life not too long ago when my family and I went white water rafting for the first time. We had been spending some of our summer vacation at a cabin in the Smokey Mountains, close to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The next day we would experience feelings of exhilarating excitement, with a sense of suspense and anticipation as we rafted down the Nantahala River. I recall in vivid detail the scenery around us as we embarked on our perilous journey down the Nantahala....   [tags: Personal Narrative Essays]

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Personal Experience on Microcultures

- Most of my feelings I have towards microcultures are all based of personal experiences. I think everyone always has some sort of feelings that come to mind when they see or interact with a certain microculture and I am no exception. When it comes to rich people, I feel annoyed, envy, and optimistic. I sometimes wish I had a lot of money and that feeling makes me optimistic about my future. I think rich people are greedy because even though they have a lot of money already, all they want is more....   [tags: discrimination, opinions, respect]

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Personal Experience Of Science

- Personal Experience Of Science Born as I was into the immediate post-war generation, my thinking on science parallels in many ways the generation as a whole. We came along in the aftermath of the first scientific war – fought between countries with, in many ways, highly-developed technologies, which served to both fuel and end the conflict (Brehm, Kassin, & Fein, 1999, cited in Schneider, Grunman & Coutts, 2005). But then came the first inklings that there was both more and less to science than shiny new machines, even killing machines....   [tags: Scientific Research ]

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Personal Adjustment Paper: Stress

- Stress. Just the word alone conjures up feelings of angst, tension, lack of control, and mental anguish, according to my personal interpretation. My motives behind selecting the topic of stress as the focal point of my personal adjustment paper stems from my familiarity with its effects, most of which have been somewhat negative - that have often resulted from the constant stressors of playing the role of both college student and full-time worker, trying to effectively manage the two extremes to the best of my abilities....   [tags: Perspective, Positive&Negative Stressors]

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Religion: A Personal Perspective

- Conversations at the dinner table, over social media, and posts in my other classes have profoundly changed since enrolling in this Religion course. Conversations during this course with focuses such as; what is religion. ; are all religions the same deep down. ; What is real. ; What is the role of escape in religion. How does the physical impact religion. , have all raised cognizance of the immense differences and commonalities in beliefs across major religions such as Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism....   [tags: Spirituality, Beliefs]

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