Category Archives: Humanities

The Rich History of Chocolate

The history of chocolate may not seem as complicated as it is, but there sure is a lot to learn about the world’s best candy, chocolate. That fact has been manifested in the book, Chocolate: Sweet Science & Dark Secrets … Continue reading

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Rivalry

  One of the themes portrayed in the novel, A Separate Peace by John Knowles, is sometimes one’s greatest enemy is oneself.  Gene himself is a shrewd teenager. Every time, when there is a test, Gene would always study for … Continue reading

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Life is a Patchwork Of Friends

The best friendships are those that have survived the test of time, change, and conflict. The author of A Separate Peace, John Knowles has established a twisting conflict about friendship throughout the novel. The conflict is about the two main … Continue reading

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Love is Blind

From A Midsummer’s Night Dream, one of the main characters, Helena, was the character that no one loved. Helena is both adamant and envious. She is determined to win back Demetrius’s heart. Her character emphasizes the capriciousness of love and … Continue reading

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Forever My Dog

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Love Together, Be With You Never

Ruta Sepetys has demonstrated in this book that love can conquer hate in many small ways. Love had kept Lina and her family to survive throughout most of the World War II. Lina had an aversion to Ulyushka, but in … Continue reading

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How One Event Changes a Person

Have you ever thought about that just one knock on your door can change your entire fate? That in the blink of an eye, your whole world turns upside down? In the book Between the Shades of Gray by Ruta … Continue reading

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A Renaissance Man

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Mother, A Title Just Above Queen

Do you sometimes look back at your life and felt proud of an accomplishment even though your mother had pushed you? Well, Waverly’s mother had successfully helped Waverly to become what she is now. She is a mom who is … Continue reading

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My Special Night

My found poem depicts the setting where the main character goes out with the love of his life. At first, he was too shy and just watched Sheila Mant sunbathing on her float. Then, he finally was brave enough to … Continue reading

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