At the beginning of the short story, Andy was stabbed as he was walking on the sidewalk by a member of the Guardians’ gang. Andy is a member of the Guardians’ rival gang, the Royals. Prior to him being stabbed, his ideal life is as a Royal due to the fact that his main goals were to attain a certain status in the community. In Andy’s mind, joining the Royals gang would accomplish these goals. “He could remember how happy he was the Royals has taken him.
He goes in depth about some of the scenery around him on the beach, like the bloody abandoned shoes, broken-handled shovel, and smashed radios. Pyle chose this organization for his article because the audience needed to be eased into the picture of death and destruction. Pyles builds ethos by showing himself to be sensitive to needs of the audience because he has to be gentle for the people of loved ones that’ll read his article with tears in their eyes. Pyles also uses examples of pathos in his article. He shares the sacrifices of all the soldiers he is seeing upon the beach shore, all while honoring them.
Lastly, Sinclair’s plot was of a complex meaning and certainly not an easy understanding as of commercial fiction. To conclude, a reader’s visual on the book pre reading was of curiosity and a simple understanding but as he/she explores in depth of the reading, it surely is a dominant source of
Davis does not spend a lot of time on the topic, but spends enough to make it interesting and remind the reader that these were real thinking people all those centuries ago. The first half of the book is great for general readers who like history, but do not want all the deep details. Her style
My favorite poem that Billy Collins has composed would be “The Names” because of the powerful meaning that is behind this poem. Upon reading this poem it leaves many consumers questioning the meaning of this poem as it did myself. However after discovering that the names that are given in the poem represent victims of the 09/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centers of New York City, New York. I believe that this poem does an amazing job of honoring the people that lost their lives in the attacks.
At the start of this article, the author began to describe the peaceful day before the bombings at the marathon. It was not shortly after where the author then abruptly transitioned to the bombing itself. A quote that represented this states, “A crisp morning, a day off work, beers and highfives all around...Then comes the second blast.” Because of this sudden change it is very powerful and effective in relaying this tragic event, and I was personally taken back by it. But this shift definitely put into perspective how unexpected this misfortune was. From this specific use of this juxtaposition it simulates fear and sadness as the author quickly reminds the audience of such a shocking day.
Setting plays a significant component in all stories. It can affect the characters in a way that other components cannot. In the short story “Paul’s Case” the author, Willa Cather uses a small town located in Pittsburgh as the main setting. She goes into great detail about how the environment affects Paul and how he wants to get away from Cordelia Street. Later in the story, Paul travels to New York City and lives the glamorous life he has always wanted.
She is an author and as an author she is also concerned with keeping the audience engaged and entertained, telling white lies were all in favor for the readers of the book. Not to mention the fact that she is suffering from a disease that will make her slowly lose her memory. Her memory could have been failing her when she was in the mist of writing her book of
One of the reason’s it was so popular in the 60s is because it had countercultural themes in it, it also brought to light many problems in psychiatric care. Lastly, In Cold Blood by Truman Capote was an especially interesting novel because it was nonfiction. One of the most difficult aspects of writing this book was getting all the facts right, but still making the book interesting and exciting to read, without it sounding like a newspaper
Not only were detail and voice key factors of this great piece of writing, but how Fitzpatrick is able to change her reader’s views on topics is just as important. In addition, this book changed my feelings about relationships. Jase and Sam start out slow as a couple but grow closer to one another. The way they feel about each other by the end of the book, even after obstacles they faced, shows me how much they truly care about one another. For example, Sam says, “I look into Jase’s eyes and tell the only truth I have.
Ray Bradbury does a really good job of relating things from that day in time to now. Even though he doesn 't come right out and say it we see stories in the novel that easily relate to now. This novel shows the importance of books and all the knowledge that can be obtained