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  • Jordan Mountain: A Taste of Adventure

    Jordan Mountain: A Taste of Adventure

    Trevor Larey Ethan Mannon, PhD English 111 5 September 2017 Jordan Mountain: A Taste of Adventure The day is warm and the sun crests over the watchful mount snowbird. In view of its watchful eye was a silent town in the midst of the morn'. One of the few places opening early enough to see the sunrise was mount Jordan, a childlike mountain, running and jumping in the dawn of a new day, never faltering

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    Submitted: November 7, 2017 By: Trevor Larey
  • Jordin Tootoo

    Jordin Tootoo

    “There are no speed limits on the road to excellence.” JORDIN TOOTOO AN XTREME SPOKESPERSON JOSH MORGAN Introduction The need for this report is to recommend a spokesperson in order to achieve more applicant diversity. Jordin Tootoo is an Xcellent choice for NoLimits’ spokesperson. He will raise awareness of the scholarship among aboriginal students, being that only 1% of applicants for the scholarship are aboriginal. Jordin Tootoo Xemplifies what NoLimit’s is all about -

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    Submitted: February 15, 2010 By: Mike
  • Jose Arcadio Buendia in one Hundred Years of Solitude

    Jose Arcadio Buendia in one Hundred Years of Solitude

    Jose Arcadio Buendia in One hundred Years of Solitude: Ashwin Anil Utturkar Word Count: 1343 Jose Arcadio Buendia is an unusual character with bizarre and crazy methods of understanding the natural world. It is through Garcia Marquez’s free reign to imagination that results in this remarkably inventive fictional character who exhibits extremely exaggerated personality traits. Jose Arcadio is an introspective, inquisitive man of massive strength and energy who spends more time on his scientific pursuits

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    Submitted: May 5, 2010 By: Max
  • Joseph Campbell and the Hero's Journey

    Joseph Campbell and the Hero's Journey

    Joseph Campbell and the Hero’s Journey Myths are the oldest stories in existence; they show us what we once were, and what we are capable of. They give us lessons on life from across the ages. But what is a myth exactly? Webster’s Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary defines the word “myth” as, “A traditional story of ostensibly historical events that serves to unfold part of the world view of a people or explain a practice,

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    Submitted: April 23, 2010 By: Steve
  • Joseph Conrad

    Joseph Conrad

    Joseph Conrad was born in Berdichev, in the Ukraine, in a region that had once been a part of Poland but was then under Russian rule. His father Apollo Korzeniowski was an aristocrat without lands, a poet and translator of English and French literature. The family estates had been sequestrated in 1839 following an anti-Russian rebellion. As a boy the young Joseph read Polish and French versions of English novels with his father. When Apollo

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    Submitted: February 16, 2010 By: Edward
  • Josephine Tey: Alan Grant

    Josephine Tey: Alan Grant

    In The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey, Alan Grant was biased towards Richard’s innocence. He has a stack of books in his hospital room but thinks they’re all predictable and boring. He has nothing to do but stare at the ceiling until his good friend Marta Hallard brings him several portraits to study. Out of all the portraits he was shown he becomes fascinated with the one of King Richard III. Grant’s new obsession

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    Submitted: April 25, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Josharooo

    Josharooo

    josharoo (11/21/2005 5:09:23 AM): omg! i had quite possibly the BEST dream ever last night josharoo (11/21/2005 5:10:01 AM): josharoo (11/21/2005 5:10:09 AM): ill tell u now so u can wake up and read it josharoo (11/21/2005 5:10:54 AM): so i dreamt that u came here cuz ur brother had an apartment here and u n ur family came here to visit him so i came to the house u were staying at to see

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    Submitted: February 2, 2010 By: Jon
  • Jospeh Conrad

    Jospeh Conrad

    A story involving quest can be exciting and interesting because characters take on several challenges, which oftentimes take on a special meaning in their lives. In the book, Almayer’s Folly, the quest involves the life of the main character, Kaspar Almayer. The story takes place in the nineteenth century on the island of Borneo. Almayer is a Dutch colonial who became a merchant. However, Almayer finds himself spending his life on the island; after years

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    Submitted: February 26, 2010 By: David
  • Journal

    Journal

    August 8, xx08 They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but I think it is more appropriate when you are talking about someone rather than a book. The eyes, the nose, the cheeks, the face, the hair; all these things tell us much and at the same time so little about a person. Her chocolate brown eyes, so soft and soothing reveal a sense of calm about her, almost as if a

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    Essay Length: 565 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 2, 2010 By: regina
  • Journal

    Journal

    1). The definition of the word trifles is to deal with something as if it were of little significance or value. The ironic part is that the whole story is completely structured in the sense of complete disregard. One of the most obvious demonstrations of these “trifles” is the death of Mr. Wright. What I found interesting was the explanation of John Wright’s body to the Sheriff and Attorney by Mr. Hale. The fact that

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    Essay Length: 2,681 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: January 16, 2010 By: Edward
  • Journal - Tim Winton

    Journal - Tim Winton

    Tim Winton's text 'Shallows', is basically about a small town, Angelus which is situated on the south coast of Western Australia and the locals in the area going into there relationship with whales and whale killings done in the factories. This book is set in 1831 when whale killing was not against the law. This book has been set out into different sections about different people and places. It also has many different characters

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    Submitted: March 26, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Journal Entry About My Life and What I’m Planning on After Graduating

    Journal Entry About My Life and What I’m Planning on After Graduating

    June 22, 2007 will be the day that I cross the stage at Artpark for my commencement. To tell you the truth I haven’t taken the time to look at my life and think about what is going to happen after I leave this bubble called Lewiston-Porter, so here are my thoughts. During this last year of high school I plan on working hard and not slacking with my work load. I plan on making

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    Essay Length: 663 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 19, 2009 By: Mike
  • Journal Entry About My Life and What I’m Planning on After Graduating

    Journal Entry About My Life and What I’m Planning on After Graduating

    June 22, 2007 will be the day that I cross the stage at Artpark for my commencement. To tell you the truth I haven’t taken the time to look at my life and think about what is going to happen after I leave this bubble called Lewiston-Porter, so here are my thoughts. During this last year of high school I plan on working hard and not slacking with my work load. I plan on making

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    Submitted: January 30, 2010 By: Artur
  • Journal Entry: Regional American Literature & the South

    Journal Entry: Regional American Literature & the South

    Journal Entry: Regional American Literature & the South Regional American Literature seems to deal with specific areas and their culture. Culture has evolved throughout the years. Using the South as an example, its culture was clearly defined before the Civil War. The South was comprised mostly of slaves working hard picking cotton until their fingers bled for no pay, white supremacist slave owners quick to bludgeon at the slightest sign of insurgence and the rest

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    Submitted: February 5, 2010 By: Mike
  • Journalism

    Journalism

    Journalism There are opposing positions on reporting the truth these days. Some people believe that journalists only concentrate on the small elements of information. They only reveal the final stage of the shocking truth, only telling small amount of details to the public, so the truth is usually limited. Thus making people oblivious to what is really going on in the world today. Others may say that music such as rock, rap, and some movies

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    Submitted: December 6, 2009 By: Jon
  • Journalism

    Journalism

    Presentation Work sheet Last night around 10, a girl was discovered lying in the planter at Tsuen Wan Yi Pei Square. The 6-year-old girl, surnamed Lam, has died after falling from a building. The death of the girl remained a mystery. PTU and investigators went back the scene to look for evidences. According to her uncle, she lived with her family, including her parents and 4 siblings. Her father works as a driver, while her

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    Submitted: May 9, 2017 By: Iris Lam
  • Journalism and Ethics

    Journalism and Ethics

    As times change journalism becomes more and more competitive. Deadlines become tighter, the stories become bigger, and publications struggle to be the best. These factors put individual journalists under a great deal of stress. As a result, many journalists fabricate or plagiarize their stories in hope of not necessarily winning a Pulitzer, but in hope of meeting their deadlines and the demands of their readers. It is unfortunate that these unethical, and often illegal,

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    Essay Length: 528 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 4, 2009 By: Monika
  • Journals and Scientific Documents

    Journals and Scientific Documents

    Discuss the purpose of journals and professional papers. The purpose of journals and professional papers is to explain new research, methods, inventions, technologies, and discoveries. Recent findings and advancements can be found in these journals and professional papers. Professional papers can be technical scientific, science, or academic (undergraduate term papers, graduate theses, and dissertations). Technical scientific papers are professional papers written by researchers that include primary (research you do yourself) and secondary (research others have

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    Submitted: December 9, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Journey

    Journey

    Like every morning, gold piercing sunshine poured into Phil’s eyes acting as an early morning alarm clock. Where was he? Phil certainly had no idea. He was just a homeless young man who embarked on long and pointless journeys searching for only a place to stay and something to eat. His appearance was a slightly mysterious look. Behind his rugged and bushy beard, he might have been described as handsome. He carried only his shabby

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    Submitted: February 13, 2010 By: Steve
  • Journey Essay

    Journey Essay

    “The Journey is the reward”: Discuss the truth of this statement using the core text, with one piece of text from the BOS booklet together with two pieces of related material. All issues are to speak in relation to Sally Morgan’s inner journey. The inner journey is a concept that has always been debated, and so has its meaning. The word ‘inner’ has the alternative meaning of personal. Moreover, the word journey has an alternative

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    Submitted: May 15, 2010 By: Janna
  • Journey from Childhood to Adults

    Journey from Childhood to Adults

    Journey From Childhood to Adults Everyday our youth is reminded of the reality of the world around them. As they grow up they learn the truth not only about our world, but themselves. They feel the pressure to conform to what others think is acceptable of them. In turn they overcome hardships that help them to grow as individuals. This rite of passage is called initiation. The presence of this theme occurs throughout our textbook

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    Submitted: April 20, 2010 By: Monika
  • Journey Motif

    Journey Motif

    In literature, the Journey is often a metaphor for discovery. The journey motif is used in Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” It is also shown in Hawthorne’s “My Kinsman, Major Molineux” and “Young Goodman Brown.” In these stories, each main character changes sometime between the beginning and the end of the story. In addition, religion plays a part in each of these stories. Typically, in journey literature the hero encounters several obstacles

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    Essay Length: 489 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 3, 2010 By: Steve
  • Journey of Both Odysseus and Penelope with Intervention of Gods

    Journey of Both Odysseus and Penelope with Intervention of Gods

    Journey of both Odysseus and Penelope with intervention of gods Homer writer of T​he Iliad​has experience condensing a ten year war into a book, and displays his experience when he condenses a whole story into one symbolic epic simile. In Homer’s T​he Odyssey t​he epic simile in book 23 lines 259­270 illustrates the rejoining of Penelope and Odysseus, however the poet utilizes crafty comparisons to symbolize the constant intervention of the gods, the faithfulness of

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    Submitted: September 28, 2016 By: asbabu
  • Journey of the Magi

    Journey of the Magi

    MISINFORMED BLISS Many are aware of the popular story from the Bible known as Adam and Eve and the Garden of Eden. As years have passed, such writers as John Milton and Margaret Atwood have written their own versions to this popular story called Paradise Lost and Quattrocento. Paradise Lost takes on a different angle where it speaks from Satan’s viewpoint, whereas Quattrocento takes on a different angle. The theme that Margaret Atwood tries to

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    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Steve
  • Journey to the Centre of the Earth

    Journey to the Centre of the Earth

    Journey to the Center of the Earth is an 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne (published in the original French as Voyage au centre de la Terre). The story involves a professor who leads his nephew and hired guide down a volcano in Iceland to the "center of the Earth". They encounter many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, eventually coming to the surface again in southern Italy. From a scientific point of

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    Submitted: January 7, 2010 By: Mike
  • Journey to the Magi

    Journey to the Magi

    In “Journey of the Magi,” the terms “birth” and “death” function in many different ways. The child who is the object of the quest is literally born and, as all humans do, will eventually die. However, this particular birth and death have enormous theological implications. In both the poem and the Bible, the Magi are coming as representatives of all Gentiles to witness the Incarnation, the birth of Christ. With this birth, the son of

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    Submitted: March 15, 2010 By: Mike
  • Journeys

    Journeys

    Everyday people undertake physical journeys. They could be as easy as walking down the street or as hard as leaving your home and moving to a whole new place. Journeys can be good or bad. But along with all journeys come obstacles. One’s perspective and opinion can be changed along the way with these journeys. The poem ‘Crossing the Red Sea ’ by Peter Skrzynecki relates to the concept of journey as it illustrates the

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    Submitted: December 12, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Journeys

    Journeys

    Imaginative Journeys The Imaginative Journey is one that is intangible, and remains un-bounded to the realms of the physical world by means of; time, reality and consciousness. It provides the ability to those who undertake such a journey, to consider and thus in some instances comprehend, the cognitive processes of their inner psyche. The poems; “Frost at Midnight”, and “This Lime-Tree Bower my Prison” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge encompass such aspects of the imaginative journey.

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Artur
  • Journeys

    Journeys

    Journeys are inevitable processes in which an individual undergoes. One may arrive at the destination as a stronger or weaker person. During the process of journeys, one would encounter obstacles and challenges to overcome. It is therefore for this reason that a strong human spirit is an essential component of one's journey. Without a strong spirit, the individual may not be able to persevere and overcome the challenges and obstacles of a journey and not

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    Submitted: May 22, 2010 By: lol
  • Journeys Essay/speech

    Journeys Essay/speech

    I think that journeys are a really important aspects to all of our lives because they apply to everybody, once a journey starts you cant escape it, all journeys big and small can be unpredictable but all have a positive aspect of being a learning experience. Today’s speech will focus on imaginative journeys and how I have used three different perspectives to develop the concept of a journey. Imagination refers to a persons mind forming

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    Essay Length: 1,131 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 1, 2010 By: Max
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