Essays Tagged: "Snap"

Moving

my man. Asthe inbounder released the ball with a firm push I stuck my hand out inhopes for a steal, SNAP! As the ball was deflected towards the right myman ran and picked it up. I quickly looked down ... sumedand I ran down the court, my finger throbbed and I could not help butthink of it. My teammates snapped the ball quickly over to me and Icaught it. I felt like dropping the ball and running to the ...

(7 pages) 68 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

A poem about war

ir minds from going insaneAs they marched on wearyTheir eyes began to get blearyBut then awake they snapWhen again they hear a clapI only hope that it wont be longBefore all our boys are back were the ...

(1 pages) 134 6 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Stress

Stress! What is stress!? Stress is when you want to cry for no reason. Or you just snap at people when they didn't do any thing!! People get stressed over little things and BIG things ...

(4 pages) 79 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

This essay is a brief history of Rattle and Snap Plantation in Mt. Pleasant, TN. Describes owners (past and present) and other information on the house.

The history of Rattle and Snap dates back to just after the Revolutionary War. Back then, the U.S. Government did not have the ... ey would take large numbered beans, rattle them in their hands, and throw them to the ground with a snap of their fingers. With that one snap, William Polk won 5,648 acres of prime Maury County.Now Wi ... ll the timber for the home was logged on there as well. George and Sallie named the home Rattle and Snap, in honor of the game that had won their father the land.The four brothers also founded St. Joh ...

(6 pages) 25 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Clinical Depression: a Legitimate Physical Illness.

ression. They think it's psychosomatic, or just an excuse used by lazy people, and you just have to snap out of it. This is an unfair but common misconception. You can't "snap out of" depression any m ... it 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and then have someone tell them that all they have to do is "snap out of it". Perhaps then they would agree that clinical depression is a legitimate illness.Refe ...

(4 pages) 97 0 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Photographer-Soo-min Lee.

PhotographerClick... Click... Snap!Snap!'PLEASE!!..... Please stop! I didn't want to do it. I was doing it for you! I did it becau ...

(3 pages) 24 0 2.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Forest Whispers - creative writing story.

ig as Jan walked down the sunburned path towards the water bank. She jumped, startled at the sudden snap. She thought a branch might've fallen from the battered oak tree which had love hearts and mess ...

(2 pages) 94 4 3.9 Nov/2003

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

"Sad as She" written by Juan Carlos Onetti.

iness of summer, into the culmination that could only continue as a decline." (Pg. 45)People rarely snap in relation to just one, or even a handful of incidents. It is the culmination of months, years ...

(5 pages) 33 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

This essay is all about discipline in the classroom, how students behave and how a teacher can resolve their issues.

Driving Teachers CrazyTeaching is not just earning a buck, it's a snap. At the beginning of a new school year with high school sophomores, Mr. Finn is working at his ... By the time the bell rings most of the class has become loud and boisterous.Although, teaching is a snap. Some students make it rather difficulty. When he realizes that his class is going to be immatu ... esome. No matter how routine the day, still teachers get away with it. Teaching is supposed to be a snap as you lock the door, driving by the countryside sing " I t was horrible, but I managed". Altho ...

(4 pages) 158 2 2.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

A very suspenseful story on how i fell off a quad

in my peripheral vision what looked like a tree branch. He broke out in laughter when he heard the snap of the tree branch across my head. When I had realized what had just happened I gave him a quic ...

(1 pages) 20 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

From Friendship to Love By Christina Mahoney

rced, and living back with my parents, which had me severely depressed. Friends and family tried to snap me out of it to no avail. Then one day a good friend said, "Christina, I signed you up for Matc ...

(3 pages) 38 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Osteoporosis

ent or their doctor are aware the bones are weakening, that is unfortunately until one of the bones snap. Osteoporosis, which means "porous bones," is a condition of excessive skeletal fragility resul ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Singing: Self Expression at Its Best

eans to be a human being on this earth. Music sung expressively may cause people to tap their feet, snap their fingers, sway with the music, or dance. They may also just "feel" in still silence, or cr ...

(7 pages) 33 0 4.7 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Self Exploration 4: My Mind Before It Sleeps

realms of sleep and awake, my mind runs wild. I vaguely remember what is going on in my head once I snap out of it. It all becomes an indecipherable mess. The moment that I notice what is happening I ...

(1 pages) 333 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Effects of earthquakes on a typical fishing village

his causes stress to build up in the rocks, and when the stress is suddenly released when the rocks snap or are displaced along a fault, there will be tremors or vibrations in the Earth's crust (an ea ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Social Justice Investigations

Why doesn't god snap his fingers, as bono asks, and fix up all the problems in the world?The typical idea of God mag ... s fingers, as bono asks, and fix up all the problems in the world?The typical idea of God magically snapping his fingers to fix up all the problems in the world cannot be justified (in a religious or ...

(3 pages) 52 0 4.3 Jan/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Personal Essy: "High Times And So-Called Crimes In Department Stores"

ext. I'm so sick of being followed it's not even funny. I swear the next time it happens, I'll just snap and say something smart like: "You know, maybe with all the money I was going to spend here tod ...

(2 pages) 347 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Broken Dreams

ce of line is "Eddie you need to find the holes son," said coach Bravo. As i wailed for the ball to snap I thought about the play in my head "Hike," the quarterback yield one! I took off running. As I ...

(7 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Singella"

he splash of the crystal clear water on my face, I zoomed in my camera, adjusted my position, and, 'Snap', took the shot. "Done!" I yelled back to my mates, and I turned, heading for the car. But, the ...

(4 pages) 549 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Persuasive/Controversial Essay: TANF and SNAP welfare programs are a detriment to the U.S.

s a curse that has spread like wildfire through America.Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Programs (SNAP)In the United States, citizens are all accustomed to taxes. Federal tax, state tax, local tax, ... rnment is doing nothing to fix the problem. Spending on Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Programs (SNAP) skyrocketed since 2008. In 2008, there were around 28 million participants; by 2012 there were ...

(7 pages) 6 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues