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    Eclipse of Time

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    When I feel down, all I can do is go up.I go up, up higher than an ant’s eye can see.I climb up but not just up anywhere.I travel down the hill, over rocks and grass, I trek through weeds the size of sky scrapers, and finally cross a ditch that flows with the strength of a thousand men.I finally reach my haven, a tall cotton-less cottonwood older than the man on the moon himself.From here, I am queen of the world. As I climb up the tree, branch-by-branch, knot-by-knot, I see the beauty of home:

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    The cry of a wounded horse and the screeching of a wild boar shrilled the moonless night as a child cowered behind an oak tree. "Mama." whimpered the child. Her feeble body, from her wild strawberry blonde hair to the tips of her bare toes were caked with dried mud and ash. Her sore arms and weary legs were enveloped with small gashes, droplets of blood slowly sliding down her pale skin. You couldn't imagine that this same child, just a few short hours ago was sound asleep, lying peaceful on

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    The Meaning of Christmas

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    gets people in the Christmas spirit.” Sara also noticed all of the people running around, as if they had gone mad, trying to get gifts before they had all been picked over. She hurried off to Macy’s (a clothing store). Before she entered the store, a bum was sitting outside with a guitar singing for money. He was very dirty, with a long grey beard, and long hair that had not been washed or brushed in a while. He was wearing a brown jacket with stains all over it, and old dirty jeans. He asked in a raspy

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    Through fully fleshed-out arguments, writers Fretz and Rushing address class consciousness and economic strife in the movie, Jaws. Director, Steven Speilberg, morphes the blood thirsty shark into a symbol of economic terror, for the people of the costal town it massacres (Fretz 70). Threatening to shut down Amity’s beaches, a large source of income and tourist draw, the shark poses menace to the safety of people’s lives, as well as their lively hoods. Without tourists, the town of Amity loses most

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    country ever wrote anything worth printing. Not even in the newspapers" (p 120) and "Hello, you bums" (p50). He literally rubs into Jake's face what kind of a waste he has become once he left his country. It is rather surprising that the one who is much disliked and discriminated against sees the worthless characteristics of the others. The significance of the word `bums' used must be noticed since a bum is an idle worthless person by definition. This very well describes the `lost generation.'

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    Mark Twain

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    words, which is understood to be plain and simple, yet still intelligent, which enhances American literature. He writes what comes into his mind without fear. This is an example from Huckleberry Finn: ... "then comes a h-wack! bum! bum! bumble-umble-um-bum-bum-bum-bum - and the thunder would go rumbling and grumbling away" ... (Twain 45). This enriches American literature, because it is a clever way, and the only way to make the reader actually seem to hear and feel the sounds the writer is

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    Strategy is the most important factor in leading a business. Business Strategy is defined as “the intelligent allocation of limited resources through a unique system of activities to outperform the competition in serving customers” (Horwarth 28). In Rich Horwath’s book “ Deep Dive” he provides us with key principles and concepts of strategic thinking. The three disciplines of strategic thinking consist of 1) Acumen: which is generating general insights through a step-by-step evaluation of your business

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    Don't'', ''A Rice Sandwich'', ''Bums in the Attic'' and ''Linoleum Roses''. For the first chapter, ''The House on Mango

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    The word ‘immerse’ is defined by the Merriam-Webster Dictionary “to make (yourself) fully involved in some activity or interest”. “A literary bestiary” was marketed as a site-responsive, immersive show. The curator and founder of the project insisted on using the term ‘show’ and in all prior communications with the media and the general public, the labels ‘immersive’ and ‘site-responsive’ was not only attached, but highlighted as a selling point. As a co-producer, I found it difficult to defend

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    altered my view on the world, however, what truly characterizes me is my day-to-day actions. Due to this, instead of writing about a distressing experience in my life, I will construct a narrative that details a typical day through my eyes. BUM-BUM-BA-DA-BUM! Reveille. Ever since joining the armed forces it seems to be the only alarm that will wake me up instantaneously. The time is 6:30 a.m., I am jubilant and eager to attack the day. After a shower and possibly some homework, I am proceeding out

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