Art Piece: Spiraling

The name of this piece has three meanings; it not only alludes to the nature of the staircase but also to the eternity of time as well as the feeling that everything is spiraling out of control. Other than that, this piece isn’t really that good in my opinion. I hope to redraw this in […]

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Story Starter: The Invisible Man

Ring! Ring! Ring! Click. “Hello?” “I am invisible.”, came the passcode. His pulse quickened, “Simply because people refuse to see me.” “It’s done.” “Yeah?” “I hope I get a break after this.” A sigh. “You know how it is.” “I know.” A pause. “It’s part of the job after all.” No answer. The line goes […]

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APUSH Unit VII Key Terms

1. suffragettes: Catt, Stanton, Paul, Mott 2. Treaty of Paris (1899)* 3. Conservative U.S. Supreme Court decisions: Hammer v. Dagenhart (1918); U.S. v E.C. Knight 4. “dollar diplomacy” 5. WWI: U.S. neutrality/freedom of the seas 6. child labor 7. Annexation of Hawaii 8. Hawaii/Dole/ Queen Lilioukalani 9. Spanish American War/causes 10. “Splendid little war” 11. […]

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APUSH Unit VIII Essay Prep: Early 1900s up to the Great Depression

(1) Compare and contrast the criticisms of American society in the 1920’s and 1930’s by American writers. Synthesis:  Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin and Frederick Douglass’ slave narrative criticised the brutality of slavery through their literary works, both hoping to have an impact on the existence of slaves in America. Although both works wrote […]

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My Philosophy: Dealing with Stress

Many people are going through tough times right now. Some don’t have enough to eat. Some don’t have enough to go to school. Some don’t think they’ve been treated fairly. Others have been robbed of everything they have and still others can’t get out of a chronically dangerous situation. There are many levels to “tough […]

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