Essays Tagged: "Serenity"

A study on Romanticism - Wordsworth

Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802', Wordsworth views London at the break of dawn, admiring the serenity and artistic impact of the scenery. 'A sight so touching in its majesty;' (4:WB) He finds i ...

(2 pages) 230 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Through the Eyes of a Child: The unconditional love of my granddaughter.

ps are like little rose buds and her enthusiastic smile can warm the coldest of hearts. Her name is Serenity. She is my grandchild, and she stole my heart the day she was born.Serenity was born on an ... ent that I realized that this love would last a lifetime.In the early summer of the following year, Serenity would come to my house on Saturday's while her mother attended class. The two of us would g ...

(2 pages) 33 0 0.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Hellenistic Judaism- Still Prevalent Today.

Hellenistic Judaism- Still Prevalent Today Comfort, leisure, serenity, prosperity, and dedication are only an understatement of the amazing era in Jewish history ...

(10 pages) 123 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"Analysis on Young Goodman Brown" by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

table husband with a sweet, young wife with "pink ribbons"(1236) in her cap. However this peace and serenity is disturbed when Faith ominously says, "A lone woman is troubled with such dreams and such ...

(3 pages) 201 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

"The Keys".

they knock into one another over and over.The keys I possess have entirely become the reason for my serenity and the tranquility that now exists at home. For this to make sense, you must have an under ...

(3 pages) 35 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The breakdown of charactors and main themes of the book "Lord of the Flies" and how they symbolize society.

island was comparable to one's most delightful dream. It's a beautiful and peaceful haven, full of serenity and life, which is coincidentally also uninhabited by humans. As soon as the airplane full ...

(5 pages) 29 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Lord of the Flies" by Sir William Gerald Golding

Huck Finn, describes the importance of land and water throughout the novel. Discusses the idea of freedom versus slavery and how the settings affect the characters.

ng between these two worlds. For the most part, both are presented with the luxuries of freedom and serenity while on the river, which ends up changing both of their characters for the better. However ...

(6 pages) 44 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The most important natural landmark in China

It goes like that: five beautiful goddesses killed the five-headed dragon that tried to destroy the serenity of the sea about which the Himalayan mountains exist now. The goddesses turned the sea into ...

(2 pages) 56 0 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Shadow of Darkness

o a corner of the room, his window. On the other side of the wall was the dark night, the boundless serenity tinted with unfamiliar trepidation. Instinctively, he knew that something was on the other ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Reverence and serenity

Reverence and serenityEverything in the universe originates from the mind.Everything in life, Whether physical or ... und the statues that stood outside in the front garden and courtyard. I found that it set a mood of serenity, solemnity, and reverence toward the statues and their meaning. Unlike the Christian church ...

(21 pages) 78 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

The Zen Rock Garden

en garden is used as a place for contemplation, deep thought, and zazen. It is considered to be the serenity in a chaotic world and can release one from such chaos. The garden is much like the concept ...

(4 pages) 73 1 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

The Suit by Can Themba - How would I describe the character of Philemon and what support for this did I find?

such as frown and persitalsis sets a tone to the story. Philemon describes his wife as a 'sleeping serenity,' and a 'mututinal miracle.' (80) Philemon is happy 'grinned.' (80) He smiles at the 'odd c ...

(7 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Characterise and assess Plato's theory of forms/essences in the first half of the Phaedo (up to 95e).

ley. (1)Plato's Phaedo is a work that stands proud amongst the great works of Greek literature. The serenity of Socrates as he spends his last few hours before he drinks the hemlock is admirable. The ...

(11 pages) 119 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Of Mice and Men

where it was designated they meet in case something went wrong. This place was the closet thing to serenity that the two could ever reach. There Lennie waited for his companion, his adviser, and ulti ...

(2 pages) 30 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

My study notes for final. Brief overview of Epictetus, Augustine, and Thomas Aquinas.

tors, who do not pick their roles, only how their attitudes focus on them. Apathy is achieved as a "serenity and happiness" when negative attitudes and fear are avoided. The "actors" are directed by L ...

(3 pages) 63 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Poem: (Dre:am)

en all I know is joyWhen snow melts and covers...Fire unable to kill or destroyI kiss you taste the serenityKnowing that when I wake upSeeing you will seem emptyTherefore I grasp outTry to take you wi ...

(1 pages) 56 2 4.2 Sep/2004

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

A poem written under the title 'matter'

hauled along by bony ankles,Swaying anchor at the bottom of the deep blue kiln.Hesitating scent of serenity strewn across a lingering perfection.Untouched by desolate hands, swaying trees through the ...

(1 pages) 82 3 3.9 Oct/2004

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

Twain's View of the River in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

the Mississippi River and other places in nature during the mid 1800's. The river represents peace, serenity, and an escape from society.All events occurring on the river relate to peacefulness and fr ... the trip fun by running from adventures on land. While on the river, they experienced peacefulness, serenity, loneliness, and freedom.Huck and Jim use the river as an escape from society. Huck escapes ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

(Narritive Essay) PARADISE LOST

Peace and serenity surrounded me as I looked out the window; the sun was shining brightly, the sky was a vibra ... eaven until I heard, Oh my God! This can't be happening, dear God help us! In an instant, peace and serenity gave way to a fight for survival.Many years ago, I was rescued from an uninhabited islan ...

(9 pages) 37 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The motif of Nature vs. Technology in Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein"

y Shelley's Frankenstein nature is purity and innocence in a vile, corrupt world. It is freedom and serenity and holds the power to overwhelm human emotion and make dismay small and insignificant in c ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers