Essays Tagged: "Body"

the body

THE BODY In Castel Rock Maine, There were four boys Vern Tesio, Gordie La Chance, Chris , ... arlie hogan about the child that was missing but they said that they did it and they said where the body was. Gordie's brrother died in car crash. Gordies parent ... rdie passed out when he found a leach in his underwear. When they arrived at the dead childs body along came Verns brother billy with his gang wanting to take away the body and get credit it fo ...

(3 pages) 94 0 4.6 Jan/1996

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

The Body vs. "Stand By Me"

This is a comparison between the book The Body, by Stephen King, and the movie made based on it, Stand By Me. It talks about whether or not th ... it with others. We see a good example of this in the movie the "Stand By Me" based on the book, The Body by Stephen King. While capturing most of the sentiments that Stephan King bestowed upon us as r ... then the old lady stole it from me. Just suppose I told that story. Me, Chris Chambers?You think anybody would have believed it?'(p383) " The answer of is, No they wouldn't have. They would have label ...

(5 pages) 83 1 3.3 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters


and many miles wide with steep slopes and jagged tops.When I reached the instructor, he strapped a body harness onto me, tightening it until I felt my organs re-arrange themselves. He then went on to ... went into overload, my heart thrashed in my ribcage shooting blood and fear into every muscle of my body, and my eyebrows pushed up into my forehead. My jaws came unstuck revealing an expression of sh ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Creative writing - Sexcapades

lay over floating on her back under the sun.She hears the movement of the ocean so in tune with her body. She begins to slowly touch herself, amidst the calm of the ocean. She hears the water, moves w ... and stands up and runs the rest of the way to the shore. Falling upon the sand, it clinging to her body, she watches him emerge from the water, coming toward her. She reaches out a hand and pulls him ...

(6 pages) 102 3 2.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Arousal, emotion and motivation

Arousal Motivation and EmotionArousal refers to the activation of the body. In better words it refers to the level of activation or energy that a person needs to mobilize ... the parasympathetic nervous system. The sympathetic nervous system is responsible for arousing the body. The parasympathetic nervous system is responsible for calming down the body. The psychological ... rhythm. This refers to a 24-hour change in a person sleep wake cycle. This also includes changes in body temp., heart rate and blood pressure. As the body temp increases from morning till noon then de ...

(1 pages) 91 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A Dream

emble one another. Then everything is quiet...he sings a simple note, controlling me and numbing my body with pleasure. My heart beats fast like a drum. He's silent now, so silent it scares me. A blas ... his lips gleaming in the light, his eyes so blue and deep. I feel like I can see inside him like nobody else can, see him in pain, and see his wonderful outlook on life. It's like the glow around him ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.4 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Day My Life Began

ive. I open my mouth to scream, as the pain from the clawing bugs, and my brutal attempts to rid my body of the foul creatures, overwhelms my mind. I try to scream, talk, yell, but as I open my mouth ... s with something hard and sharp. I don't even try to fight the darkness, I just let it take over my body.Voices. Lots of voices, crying, yelling. I try to understand what they are saying but it is a j ...

(4 pages) 96 3 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Addict

The body lay there, trapped, like a figure embedded beneath layers of ice. John was shivering, cold, alm ... rozen. All that he could focus on was the unbearable pain that was raging through every inch of his body. He was tightly strapped to the bed, the leather straps around his arms and legs denying his at ...

(3 pages) 77 2 4.6 Jul/2004

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

(POETRY)"just a little longer"

(1 pages) 50 4 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Animals-Sometimes That is What We Are

uth and crooked scars that criss-crossed his cheeks. His neck stretched out, almost begging for somebody to say, ohmygod...look at that hideous face....He seemed unabashed, cavorting amongst the crowd ... t lips upon her knuckles, and the ice melted. The effect was not warmth, however; more like how the body goes numb when it has been exposed to the elements for too long. She wanted to pull away, and f ...

(51 pages) 51 0 1.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Anthropomorphism: giving unanimated objects feelings. This essay gave feelings to a mirror in the bathroom

nadir rose at a snail's pace as dawn quickly turned into morning. Sun rays reflected off my shining body, creating a rainbow on the wall. Morning, the thought crept into my mind. It was like any other ... me. The gaze felt so intent that some times I could feel its sting trying to poke right through my body. Still, I must say, the feeling of isolation upset me the most.As the sun started to fall from ...

(3 pages) 14 1 4.6 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Communication theories in drama

ne, or it may non-verbal, by this I am referring to the broad term for forms of communication using body movements or gestures. There are certain elements included in verbal communication, these inclu ... :PostureFlexibilityAwareness of physical centerPhysical controlResponsivenessPhysical confidenceThe body in spaceDrama studies students and the community at large needs good communication skills becau ...

(1 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Body Book Report

Book Report Second Draft: The Body The Body was the first book that had an interesting book cover to it, so it immediately appeale ... past, and that was the deciding factor in choosing this book as my last for the first semester.The Body is a very simple book to understand. It features four friends that are at the crossroads of the ... p, Vern Tessio were at the age of 12 when the story begins. Like all the other books I've read, The Body shows the bond between Gordie, Chris, Teddy, and Vern, which was almost inseparable because the ...

(5 pages) 9 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


Fabrication Instructions 1. Take a length of body tube and cut it to the length of 7 inches. Take another length and cut it to 12 inches.2. Glue ... .2. Glue paper rings to one end of the 7 inch tube and space them 2 inches apart.3. Glue the 7 inch body tube to the 12 inch body tube by putting glue on the inside of the 12 inch tube and inserting t ... .6. Mark the 12 inch tube using the end view drawing as reference.7. Glue the fins onto the 12 inch body tube along the markings.8. Glue on the straw to the 12 inch body tube.9. Cut out the crescent s ...

(1 pages) 535 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bodies: The Exhibition

ling, yet at the same time I could not take my eyes off of everything I was taking in. Every single body part looked fake to me. However, that isn't a bad thing. They make things look so amazing. So a ... However, that isn't a bad thing. They make things look so amazing. So amazing, in fact, that these body parts simply just don't look natural or even real. People get a much deeper understanding of wh ...

(4 pages) 12 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Human Organazation

move unneeded waste products from our bodies. Together, all of these systems use each other and our body parts to perform tasks needed to keep our body healthy. The required body parts create a struct ... nd different people of the same age are at different stages of physical maturity.At adult age one's body is fully developed and gradually getting older. All men grow facial hair and all women have bre ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


My room is hot. I'm sweaty. My body sticks to the chair as i push my self harder and harder. Sweats pours down my chest.Maybe I sho ... e my mind off what I am doing.It seems to last longer this way...Why do I do this, why do I push my body like this. I should just go and get it done with. No, she pushes me back in, not letting me go. ... e go.This routine goes on for sometime...She always seems to call out my name right before I let my body sleep. She pulls me back in, wanting more. She has no idea what I want. What I try to have.The ...

(1 pages) 445 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Beauty in todays world and how it effects our health.

Tall, thin, attractive; these are jut a few of the many physical body shapes that nearly ever person in the world idolizes. Because people place so much emphasis on ... much emphasis on the way others look, many people will do whatever is necessary to have the perfect body. Each individual is expected to behave and dress a certain way because of their race, social cl ... s that the situation is worsening day by day. The reasons as to why people wish to have the perfect body are high in numbers. One reason for it can be blamed on the media and the impact it has on the ...

(2 pages) 41 1 4.3 Mar/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Stand By Me and The Body

Lit and FilmStand By Me and The Body:In the novella The Body and the movie "Stand By Me", we see a story of four young boys who emba ... the movie "Stand By Me", we see a story of four young boys who embark on a journey to find the dead body of Ray Brower, a boy about the same age as the four boys: Gordie, Chris, Teddy, and Vern. Gordi ... he novella and the film, we see the theme of perseverance. On their long quest to find Ray Brower's body, they encounter many unexpected roadblocks, making their journey much harder than expected. It ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2014

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