When you read a book or a story that was written long ago, you feel that you have been carried away into the time that the story was created. Literature is very diffferent around the world, every country has its different stories, even if they were written hundreds of years ago, or a few years ago.Literature written in the past is very important for us know, because it helps us understand what was going on during the time that the story was written. It allows us to know what our country or other countries were going through, and how it affected a persono or a specific group of people. Reading about the past may help you understand why a country has certain customs or why a some people act how they do. Reading might help us in our personal lives by improving our vocabulary, improved analytical thinking, greater tranquility, enhanced smarts, reduces stress, improved memory, and writing skills. With reading improving these skills easily will help our overall health. Reading is important in todays world because it is how we discover new things. Books, magazines and even the Internet are great learning tools which require the ability to read and understand what is read. Reading also develops our imagination. With reading, a person can go anywhere in the world. They can be a king, or an adventurer, or a princess, the possibilities are endless. Non-readers never experience these joys to the same extent.
In today’s world to find out what is going on you can find it in the…
Why bother with a study of World Religions?
Throughout history, Religion has always been present and linked with mankind in various shapes or forms. You can hardly find any events or issues in history books that were not linked, caused, or affected by religious influences. Religion has been one of the major influences on shaping the culture of people in different areas, as well as a country’s relationship towards others. Because religion has been so tightly linked with the history of human beings…
Band Aides Don’t Fix Bullet Holes
Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler
In the novel Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler the story follows Min Green as she
flashes back to the relationship she had with her now exboyfriend Ed Slaterton and all of the
reasons as to why they broke up. Min kept a box with various items that pertained to their
relationship. And now that she has had some time since they broke she is ready to give him
box by leaving it on his front door step…
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HOW THE WHY WE FIGHT DOCUMENTARY SERIES CHANGED THE WAR
On December 7, 1942, the United States was brutally attacked by the Japanese air force pilots in Pearl Harbor. This attack quieted even the strictest isolationists. The United States had to prepare the newly drafted and enlisted young men to understand the enemies that they were fighting in Germany and Japan. In order to do this, General George Marshall commissioned a talented director…
Why Study Literature?
Sun Feb 8, 2015
Literature by definition is writing especially featured in poems, books etc., by connecting ideas of lasting and of popular interest. Literature has been around for several millenniums and the first known form of a novel was The Epic of Gilgamesh, so for many years, literature has helped us understand how others feel that aren’t simple to understand. For instance, with the use of poetry, we can better understand…
Why We Make Music
For many millennia language has existed, and it would serve us in helping to communicate, coordinate, and prosper since the beginning of our human race. A bit more recently, however, our race found human vocalizations too finite for our needs; in battle, nothing could hope to be heard over the adrenaline pumping screams and cries, and around the glowing fire in the chilly night, the use of our feeble vocal cords alone did little to help lift spirits and fend off cold. Over the…
tight too long you could kill them
That is true so maybe you should banned hugging
Why don’t you just banned everything yeah cause too much of anything is bad for you
But it’s not fair to punish everybody just cause some people can’t control themselves
Don’t you think people outta be free to choose?
This is America the 7 smartest country in the world and we don’t need people like you
Tellin everybody what we can and can’t do.…
RUNNING HEAD: Crime
Crime and Why It Happens
Do we blame the individual or society for crimes committed? Is it religious beliefs or our neighborhoods that shape our minds? Crime has been on earth since the start of time. An out pour of concern has been at an all time high the past few decades due to the increase in crime. What is crime a result of? It all depends on who you…
“Books are a uniquely portable magic”, quotes the incredible author, Stephen King. Books: timeless, handheld portholes, unconsumed by the modern day pressures of our ‘digital generation’ to have evolved into something of a multimedia device. As we read books, we unlock our mind’s eye, pages are turned with somnambulant fingertips, our attention is intent and we succumb ourselves to the simple wonders of our mental exploration of an unforeseen world within a story. We are no longer…
Why We Fight
“War. War never changes. Since the dawn of human kind, when our ancestors first discovered the killing power of rock and bone, blood has been spilled in the name of everything from God, to justice, to simple psychotic rage” (Fallout). War has existed throughout history, and the only thing about it that has changed is the way it has evolved. From rocks, to spears, to arrows, to swords, to guns, to nuclear bombs, war seems to bring out ingenuity in ways…