Makeup-Assignment-Diaz-Arnold.docx - 1 Diaz Arnold Diaz Mr Bowden English 111 24 February 2019 As a child everything is a learning experience The essay

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1 Diaz Arnold Diaz Mr. Bowden English 111 24 February 2019 As a child everything is a learning experience. The essay “My Creature from the Black Lagoon”, written by Stephen King, is a personal text that not only compares children’s and adult’s reaction to horror movies, but also compares and contrasts what precisely makes a horror movie and the effects that imagination and reality have on children and adults. He uses his own real-life example of how he came to realize that children learn from their experiences. The author learned that the older you get the less you fear the little things and start to focus that fear onto the things you are or should be afraid of as an adult. The author spends a lot of time comparing and contrasting children’s movies, such as Disney classics, to horror films to find there is not much of a difference. This essay paints a picture in which the author uses descriptive details that I
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