Annie Dillard made this essay not only to entertain you with her usage of analogies, but to persuade you to work hard be humble. In the text Dillard says, "It's hard work doing something with your life." Even in the first sentence Dillard explains that attempting to be successful is hard work. From what Annie Dillard has told in her essay talent has nothing to do with your success it is all a matter of hard work. Annie Dillard is a phenomenal writer and has really persuaded me to work harder at my craft.
She instilled in me that education is the gateway to a better life. School and education have always been important to me, as has being my own person. Leading, and not expecting things to fall into place, but working for them, that is how success is achieved. Among the other lessons my mother has taught me, without even meaning to was her form of charity and citizenship. When I was young, if she saw litter she would always pick it up, stating “If we don’t pick it up who will?” Her rectitude taught me to take the initiative in my education and in my community.
One will eventually come across the day where they are able to figure out who they truly are as a person. A discovery like this will lead to new chapters of life and start new beginnings. Although finding one 's identity can be difficult to understand and accept, it is crucial in life to discover oneself. In the novel Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson, a teenage girl, who had to overcome and deal with an awful tragedy, takes readers on the long journey she walked before finding meaning and value in who she is as a person. The journey I was taken on while reading the novel had a beneficial effect on myself, expressed significance to the world about a common topic and showed how the main character gradually changed throughout the story.
Kate DiCamillo’s novel, Because of Winn-Dixie, is a story of never judging a book by its cover, love, and newfound friendships through the adventures of Opal and Winn-Dixie. I chose to write my essay on Because of Winn-Dixie because it is an inspiring tale of a young girl who faces and overcomes every obstacle in her life through positivity and acceptance. The novel is relatable to people from all different backgrounds because everyone has a challenge in their life that they have had to face and Opal serves as a reminder to love everyone for who they are inside and not judge them for what they look like on the outside. Because of Winn-Dixie impressed me because of the unforeseen friendships Opal makes because of her resilience, kind heart,
Margaret Atwood deserves all the awards she has received because of her inspiration to young writers, her many books, she is an influential feminist writer, her distinct style, she has dabbled in different fields of writing, has earned so many awards (majorly credited to the date and time), although some say she doesn’t deserve these awards and isn’t better than some past authors. To begin with, Margaret Atwood is a great contributor. This, her writing, are a few of the factors that on why she inspires young writers. One of the forms her writing was inspiration is the quotes. For example, “A word after word is power.” (brainyquote.com[Written by Margaret Atwood), Date N/A) is a short
In In the time of the butterflies, Julia Alvarez uses emotional moments to demonstrate the change in personality of Maria Teresa. Change is the always happening to everyone and there is no way to avoid it. People always try to avoid change, but most change that is related to personal growth, is good, as long as someone learns to adapt to it. Maria Teresa embraces change and because of this, she is able to become a stronger person and learn how to not become put down by other people. In the beginning of the book, Maria Teresa is talking about her diary and she loves to write in it.
Malala Yousafzai is a young girl with a tragic story. While standing up for education she got shot in the head. Fortunately she lived to tell her story, Malala wrote a book which she named I am Malala. The novel won her the Nobel Peace Prize that day she did not just win a prize but recognition and support to fight for education. The books takes us on a journey through her life she goes in detail helping us understand how it was.
Juana has many things to achieve and her goal is to pass the ninth grade with at least all a’s or with some a’s and b’s.She dreams to pass the tenth grade easily with no struggles.Also her future plans are to get a job and get scholarships for college.She really wants to pass all her classes,so she will try her best,she will do all her homework and,study hard.A quote that sends a positive message to the world is”Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight.You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to.If somebody puts you down or criticizes you,just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive”-Leah
He sister would threaten to tell mother if she wouldn’t read to her. Soon it was addicting wanting more and more stories to the point she had to build up her story with suspense and climax for few days. She preferred sparked imagination rather than sleep. She sees all her writings as a work of art. It was a creative visual and not abstract thought.
In the early stages of getting the rights she wrote papers and made complaints. She always wanted to help with women 's rights and she greatly believed that God had to do with the
I could go on, but honestly I 'd end up writing a book about my life and I don 't think anyone wants to know what I 've gone through. In conclusion, I love who I am and who I have become. I 'm getting back on the right track in life, and I couldn 't ask for anything better. I may have done some bad things in the past, but I think everyone deserved a second chance. I hope these couple of paragraphs told you a little about myself, and I thank you for the chance to start my new career in