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Memorable Images in Washington’s Autobiography

    Writing assignment: 500 words on this topic: “What are some memorable images from the narrative? Why are they memorable?”     Throughout Booker T. Washington’s autobiography, he portrayed many interesting and memorable stories and images. From the cabin he lived in as a young boy to the schoolhouses he and his students built with their bare hands. […]

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3 Time-Allocation Changes to Increase my Productivity

    Write 250 words. Topic: “Which three time-allocation changes could increase my productivity the most. Why?”     As I have mentioned in my previous Business essay, I spend a lot of my time doing things that could be much better spent doing schoolwork and learning other skills. Things such as texting, checking my WordPress, and leaving my […]

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Washington’s Arguments Against the Slave System

Writing assignment: 500 words on this topic: “What were Washington’s arguments against the slave system?”     Booker T. Washington had a few arguments against the system of slavery. Mainly that slavery created a lack of incentive, on both the behalf of whites and blacks. Blacks lacked the incentive to do their job well, and whites lacked […]

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Increasing Efficiency

Writing assignment, 250 words: “What can I cut out of my weekly schedule in order to increase my efficiency?” Every day I tell myself that I will finish all my schoolwork by 2pm. Yet every day, I end up sitting at my desk at 6-7pm, still working. Why is this? Well, there are numerous things […]

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How Helen Keller’s Autobiography Affected Me

    Writing assignment 500 words: “Has any piece of literature affected you in a major way? If so, explain how. If not, explain why not.”     Coincidentally, this essay topic falls on the time when I am reading Helen Keller’s autobiography, which also happens to be a piece of literature that greatly inspired me. The book was […]

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Writing Dialogue from Memory

Writing assignment: 500 words on this topic, “Which is most important in writing dialogue from memory: accuracy, succinctness, or liveliness? Why?” Dialogue has always been a key element in books and movies. It is when a character in a book or film speaks as they would in real life. You can find dialogue in most […]

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How Helen Keller Escaped her “Prison”

Writing assignment: 500 words: “Which were the key incidents that led her out of her ‘prison.’”     Helen Adams Keller, as I’m sure you know, was blind and deaf by the time she was 19 months old. She relied completely on her touch, smell, and taste. Before her teacher, Anne Mansfield Sullivan, arrived, Keller mostly communicated […]

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Three Goals I’m Committing to Achieve by Age 70

Writing assignment: write 500 words. Topic: “What are three goals that I am committing to achieve by age 70? Why?” (250 words) “How will owning my own business increase the likelihood that I will attain them?” (250 words) Everyone sets goals, or says they want to accomplish this and that. But once you make some […]

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Saving 10% of my Income

Writing assignment, 250 words: “What would I have to give up in order to save 10% of my income?” I do not have any source of income at the moment, but I am going to attempt to plan for when I do. My goal is to save 10% of my income, so I will have […]

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Going the Extra Mile

Writing Assignment: 1. Write a one-paragraph answer for each of these questions: What am I willing to settle for as having achieved one year from now? What am I willing to settle for as having achieved on my 18th birthday? What am I willing to settle for as having achieved at age 25? 2. Write […]