This choice will change her life forever. This literary analysis will show the character relationships that Beatrice goes through, the setting impact that affects the characters, the theme that covers the story of Beatrice and her problem, and author’s craft that makes the story great and unique. Character Relationship While reading Divergent by Veronica Roth, the author did a great job with character relationship, it was really visible. Beatrice the main character has a relationship with Tobias (four). This relation went further than I expected to hugging then kissing.
Characterization is very important because it shows us little clues of a character that eventually make up a bigger picture. In the stories ‘Two Kinds’ and ‘Rice and Rose Bowl Blues’, and through the literary device of characterization, the reader is able to identify and analyze the theme, follow your heart. In both of these stories, we see similar themes where young girls are rebelling
To be specific, this is saying that the meaning of writing is exploring people’s internal thoughts. For Tan, writing is a method to figure out her mom’s thought and her attitude of life. This is an outstanding use of pathos because readers can recognize the change of her mom’s position to her. Her mom was a shame for her when she was a kid, but now her mom is the motivation, the center of her writing. Even there are cultural and generational gaps between Tan and her mom, Tan finally overcomes them and notices how value her mom’s thought is, which is impressing.
Further, Angela Duckworth’s theory of grit can also be applied to Murray’s life, she staying with her dreams and achieved her target in life. It can be concluded that practical intelligence, Murray had Ten Thousand Hour Rule, special opportunities and Duckworth’s grit theory executed in her life, which changed her life. These theories play a major role in her journey from a homeless to Harvard graduate. Opportunity always knocks the door when one is prepared. Sometimes life seems to be a raw deal.
Most of the book which stands out to me, is the author’s encouragement to her readers, that anyone can change their mindset at any time, age, or state of mind in their life. It may be very difficult for some people, but it can be done and it is well worth it. Carol Dweck provokes readers to pursue reading the rest of her book when she states, “Much of what you think of as your personality actually grows out of this “mindset.” Much of what may be preventing you from fulfilling your potential grows out of it” (xi). This quote makes readers want to continue reading because it not only makes the reader wonder, it makes them want to find out what the rest of the book is about. My initial thought of this sentence was
Although the young girl named Connie portrayed as confident and rebellious with her friends meeting Arnold Friend changed everything. It is implied Connie’s was almost forced to give her life for her families quickly makes the young girl realized what she got herself into .Reading this short story really opens the mind of each person who reads it . It is important to read “Where Are You Going,Where Have You Been?”,the story makes the people feel uncomfortable.Weird but true , the story makes the reader think and causes them to apply precaution along with the knowledge of what can happened in their own life .Which is probably why this short story is
Hell and Back; The Night She Disappeared Everyone has a cause, the thing the keeps us going. It gives us the strengths and the necessity to keep going on with life. April Henry, the author of the book, did a good job at describing every detail about the book that it seem realistic. The book keeps the reader entertained and focused on the base plotting of the story. With a mystery to solve, Gabie Klug will reach the end of the line to bring back her friend.
Cynthia Rusli describes how everything we do in life happens for a reason when she says, “Do you believe that there are no coincidences in life? Everything happens for a reason. Every person we meet have a role in our life, either it is big or small. Some will hurt, betray and make us cry. Some will teach us lessons, not to change us, but to make us be a better person.”.
There were times that you wondered,what is my purpose .What are the things i need to fulfill in life to become great. Everyone has a purpose,there may be times when you’re stuck,and you’re lost but, keep going so that you can find your why. For example in the poem Journey by Mary Oliver it says “each voice cried,but you didn’t stop”(Oliver 11-12) This refers to it as perseverance in life,and to keep going no matter what.Life itself is a moving word,one way to find your purpose in life is to live and grow.When i think of the word grow I think of process and time. Growing physically and mentally are the best types of growth. Mental growth isn’t just maturity ,but it’s being able to fight through difficult situations.