1. Who also writes about roses other than Tennessee Williams?
a. Pablo Neruda
2. What appears frequently in Il Postino
3. Who didnt change their name
a. Sylvia Plath
4. Who didnt suffer from an illness in childhood or adulthood
a. Bob Dylan
-Three common themes between writers are:
1. Illness motivates and drives creativity.
2.Darkness America had a self-image of purity but there was a lot of darkness.
3. Altered states by substance use, lack of sleep etc.
A journey is a process of changing and developing as a person over a period of time.
People go through many journeys during their life whether it is spiritual, towards a goal, or
overcoming obstacles. Everyone at some point in their lives embarks on a jou
It was a cold and frosty December morning; frozen icicles gracefully clung onto my
windowsill unaffected by the faint breeze whipping through the air. I lay in my bed enjoying the
calm, quiet moment. Better get up, I thought to myself as I slid off of my
I stood shaking on the tar runway as my instructor Connor tightened the straps
around my body. I wasnt sure if I was sweating because of the heavy overalls I was
wearing or because of my nerves.
Ive jumped hundreds of times. Conn
The hard, grey earth below me was working its way to freeze me.
People rushing to work, still buttoning their shirts, straightening their
snappy ties, with papers flying out of their briefcases. Narrowly avoiding
me every step too worried about their own