Essays Tagged: "Once Upon a Time"

The Man Who Stepped into Yesterday

The Man who Stepped into YesterdayOnce upon a time, there was a mountain which rose out of a vast, green forest. and in the forest the ... nd they had lived in the forest undisturbed for thousands of years in utter peace and tranquillity. once a year spring came, and the first blossoms began to show, the lizards would gather at the base ... ace of people practically extinct from doing things that smart people don*t do, he said that he was once a lizard too. his name was rutherford the brave and he was on a quest to save his people from t ...

(8 pages) 76 1 4.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

A persuasive essay on why Feiry Tales are a negative influence on children.

importantly, do they always live happily ever after? The simple answer is no.Guilty readers, these "Once Upon A Time" fairy tales that have been read as bedtime stories for as long as anyone can remem ... erella is chosen by the prince solely based on her looks! While she was in rags, she was forced to conceal herself. Cinderella only becomes a heroine after she is dressed, cleaned and covered in jewel ...

(4 pages) 520 5 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

THE THREE PIGS LIFE STORY

Once upon a time there lived a wild mad pig who once fell in love with the most intelligent hogs on ... e house to the right which belonged to Porky. The wolf was ready for the main course so he bellowed once again, ' Porky the Pig you'd better let me in.' Porky yelled right back, ' You won't be getting ...

(3 pages) 40 1 3.4 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The 3 Horizontally Enhanced Pigs

The 3 Horizontally Enhanced PigsOnce upon a time there lived three pigs. Together they owned a very popular restaurant, "Pork Boys." ...

(2 pages) 28 1 2.3 Oct/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

A World Without Engineers

Once upon a time, in a galaxy far, far away, on the planet Zovirax, there was an evil king, King Syp ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

A Day in the Life of a Gnome

Once upon a time there was a gnome named Knob, who livedthe far off land of Gnomania. Gnomania is a ... templated on letting Door livewith him in his teepee. Finally, after many hours of deep thoughtand concernment he decided to ask Door to live with him. Door,surprised by the offer, joyfully accepted i ...

(2 pages) 65 2 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This essay describes how "Snow in August", written by Pete Hamill, incorporates the uses of fairy-tale elements in the novel.

ommonly found in a fairy tale, first imposed on us at the beginning of the book, which starts off, "Once upon a time..." The first element, advantageous coincidence, can be seen when Michael Devlin is ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Title: Pedrito I attempted to converse to the reader two morals.

Once upon a time, there was a little boy named Pedrito. He never wanted to go outside to play with h ... day, Pedrito was watching his friends threw his front window. His friends invited him to play, but once again, Pedrito yelled, "No the wind is going to blow me away." They all insisted Pedrito to pla ... to yelled, "No the wind is going to blow me away." They all insisted Pedrito to play with them, and once again, Pedrito refused, and shouted, "I am too small, and skinny. The wind is going to carry me ...

(3 pages) 45 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Dark Side of Fairytales

Dark Side of Fairytales'Once upon a time, there lived a pretty princess...' Does this sound familiar? This is how a fairytal ...

(3 pages) 103 3 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The ghost in the graveyard.

Once upon a time a very beautiful girl lived, with her old granny, in a tiny cottage beside Killeavy ...

(7 pages) 87 0 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Gray Wolves Becoming a Problem in the U.S.

Are Gray Wolves Becoming a Problem in the U.S.The gray wolf once on the edge of extinction in the U.S. is now populated enoughto lower the animal's level of fed ... the U.S. is now populated enoughto lower the animal's level of federal protection in certain areas. Once upon a timethe gray wolf was pushed near extinction by farmers, hunters, trappers and settlersp ...

(5 pages) 91 0 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Max's Runaway.

ow he went seraching for him only to find that the dog was pursuing another female dog.Max's RunawayOnce upon a time, there lived a 12-year-old boy called Mathew. He lived with his parents and his dog ...

(2 pages) 26 0 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Gentlemen of The Jungle.

colonial Africa, it provides some hidden facts, an answer to how Europeans colonized the continent."Once upon a time an elephant made a friendship with a man. One day a heavy thunderstorm broke out, t ... iences, culture and beliefs were in total contrast with that of the African people. Obviously, the concept of an elephant and a man presented here was to give us a hidden message, and thus somewhat an ...

(5 pages) 44661 0 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

This essay is a critique on how shrek depicts and discusses servral issues such as the theory of a utopia and how society view people who are different than the so called "norm"

The movie Shrek which starts like any other fairy tale with a once upon a time, a princess trapped in a tower and her knight in shining armour. But once we see wh ...

(6 pages) 70 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Miracles happening in today's world? It is all a matter of faith.

Do you believe in miracles?Do miracles really exist these days? Yet once upon a time when Christ was here on earth they did. Living people experienced these phenomenon' ...

(5 pages) 83 3 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Title: "Medieval Life Illuminated." This essay analyzes the the Miller's Tale in the Canterbury Tales which reveals medieval attitudes about class and courtly love.

Miller begins with introducing the characters to his tale. He begins with the typical "Whylom," or "Once upon a time," to which has become a staple to fairy tales passed down through the generations. ... l night to be saved from drowning. John, of course, is easily beguiled and sets to work right away. Once John is asleep in his contraption, "Nicholas crept down from the ladder /and Alison hurried dow ...

(5 pages) 92 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

Afiirmative Action.

Once upon a time, there were two people who went to aninterview for only one job position at the sam ...

(4 pages) 48 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"Unknown Knowledge" by Jaster Mereel.

dge is something that everyone does not have to agree upon and knowledge does not have to be proven.Once upon a time in a land not too different from our own and not too distant in the yesteryears, th ...

(2 pages) 37 1 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The 12 Men. Our class had to make up a fairy tale for my creative writing class and this is it.

The 12 Men Once upon a time, there lived a greedy, evil woman who had two daughters. The first daughters name w ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Robert Rodriguez Film Once Upon a Time in Mexico This is a structural review.

The film I chose for analysis is Once Upon a Time in Mexico. I viewed this film on November 17, 2003 at the Channel Islands Theater i ... film, he was also the writer, producer and editor plus the credit state he chopped, shot and scored Once Upon a Time in Mexico. He personally operated the video camera and the new Sony 24-fps digital ... deo before filming the actual scenes. He implements the most up-to-date technology in his films. In Once Upon a Time in Mexico, he used the Sony digital hi-Def technology camera compositions that incl ...

(9 pages) 70 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis