Many times in my life I have felt like an outsider, whether it was at a time in my life when I was the new person in town or a first day on a new job. There were sometimes I have felt unwelcomed and I didn’t fit in. None of those times could have been compared to how a very good friend of mine, who I will call Vanessa, felt when she came out as a lesbian. Vanessa and I have been friends since we were children and spent a lot of time together over the years. We would go to parties or just hang out at home. We had a lot of the same interests and mutual friends. I had always known her to be interested in men and she dated men all the time I had known her. A few months ago Vanessa met a girl she took a liking to and soon discovered that this was someone she wanted to be with in a romantic way. I was a little surprised at first but soon came around to understand and completely support my friend. The other people in our group of friends and acquaintances weren’t so quick to stand by our friend. When Vanessa decided it was time for all of our other friends to know, she came right out and said it to anyone she cared about. I was appalled at some of their reactions! A few of them were downright rude. One so called friend called her names and walked out. A few others just walked away from her. I saw her shrink down, she looked very hurt. I could see how she wanted to cry and felt suddenly excluded from a group of people whom we had called our friends. I couldn’t believe how they treated her. As time…
In the United States, the divorce rate is 50%. Divorce has a huge effect on loved ones, and the person themselves. Divorce can ruin a person physically, emotionally and psychologically. Some couples are unable to maintain their relationship; therefore they choose divorce, which is one of the solutions to cope with problems between husband and wife. There are many reasons why they make this decision, but there are three main causes, which are lack of communication, financial issues, and abuse.
English Comp. 1 MWF 11:00
19 November 2014
The Causes and Effects of Missing to Class
College can be difficult for many students, and especially for freshman because they are
not used to all of the all of the responsibilities that their parents would usually keep up with. In
high school you still live at home and your parents make sure you go to class everyday, but in
college you do not have anyone forcing you to go to class. One of the largest…
English 101- Writing and Research
Instructor: Mr. Sheehan
Global Warming causes and effects.
Since the late nineteenth century, scientists have observed a gradual increase in the average surface temperature of the planet. This heating has reduced snow-covered areas in the northern hemisphere, and has caused many of the icebergs floating in the Arctic Ocean to melt. Recently, it has also been observed how, due to the increase in temperature, large portions…
The Effects of Hair Dye
American InterContinental University
This essay is very interesting. I will discuss the effects of hair dye on the clients and stylist. A lot have happen in the society today. We as a people have modernized a lot. So as you read ahead you will see some negative and positive effects with using dye.
The invention and development of the first hair dye in the 20th century was one of the events…
March 29, 2013
The Effects of Watching Too Much TV
Discoveries and inventions of technology are always welcome to us humans, but we always find
a way to abuse of its benefits and can be adversely affected by it. One of most popular modern
inventions created is television, it has changed the way people spend their time. Today, hundreds of
television channels exist and millions of people around the world spend a lot of time watching TV.
George Brown College
COMM1003: English Skills
Cause and Effect Essay
The reasons for the failure of Target in Canada
February 19, 2015
“Expect More. Pay Less” is the promise from Target to their guests. Less than two years ago, Target came to Canada with their ambitious and opened the first retail store in Canada. During last two years Target had opened 133 stores in Canada. However, last month Target Canada announced they would close all of…
alcoholism. The effects of this problem are very dangerous and serious. It can cause many problems in a person life without them even knowing it. It could cause problem such as physical damages to a person’s body, changes in a person’s mood and changes in the person thinking. Some people get use to drinking alcohol which can easily turn into abuse.
Alcoholism is a disease which can cause severe damages to your body and also could lead to death. For example, alcoholism causes kidney and…
21 October 2013
Cause and Effect Essay: Boys and Girls Club of America
Author: I am a former Boys and Girls employee who enjoys helping people. After years in the Human Services Field, I thought it was fitting that I choose this non-profit organization.
Topic: The Boys & Girls Club of America
Purpose: To explain what the cause and effect in terms of why the Boys & Girls Club of America came to be.
Occasion: To inform the audience of the reason why…
English 102, Cause and effect Rough draft
5 April 2015
Effects of Legalized Marijuana
A person who can be prescribed medical marijuana in AZ is anyone who has the certain
medical needs such as, chronic pains, cancer, PTSD, AIDS, severe muscle spasm, and a few
other symptoms. T
he usage of the drug marijuana has been extensively researched and proven to
be one of the “most viable and safest sources of medical value to the many Americans suffering…
Cause and Effect: The Revolution of Alcohol on the New America
After the birth of our nation, many freedoms were welcomed, which were once an afterthought during colonial rule. With these freedoms came the opportunity for some to capitalize on the new horizon of social birth and change. In what was supposed to be a united and unilateral based government and country, came a subversive movement of temperance and prohibition shaping the cause and effect of the New America. From…