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Romantic Relationships and their relation to Gogol's americanization

The Namesake Chapters 5-8

As one grows older, they are forced to make important decisions. Where will they be continuing their post-secondary studies? Where do they want to live? 1,324 more words


Cultural Identity Crisis

The Namesake Chapters 1-4

As a first-generation immigrant – moving from my homeland Algeria at the young age of 4 – I have lived most of the life I remember in a country whose culture was foreign to me. 1,296 more words


Everything in Moderation

The subject of human connection and interaction has been coming up a lot lately in the last couple of weeks. I’m witness to a world that is much more comfortable hiding behind the guise of a cell phone or computer screen. 203 more words

Wedding: Arts Place

Now I’d love to show you our wedding venue! It was important to me to have a personal connection to the space where we would wed. 372 more words


‘The Armful’ by Robert Frost

‘The Armful’ by Robert Frost

For every parcel I stoop down to seize
I lose some other off my arms and knees,
And the whole pile is slipping, bottles, buns — 573 more words

How to Handle Complaints via Email

Anger. Disappointment. Rejection.

These, for reasons I probably don’t have to explain, are emotions we’re not typically fond of handling when we see them in our inbox.  1,029 more words

Desperate to Find Peace

I was sick, and you cared for me.

In troubling times and sickness we can hardly wait for Jesus’s return. We can become so desperate to find the peace that only God gives. 456 more words