Category Archives: Class Assignments

These articles, posts or blogs. Whatever you want to call them. Are assignments for/from my class,English Composition.

The Battle of Khe Sanh: A Closer Look at the Decisive Battle of the Vietnam War

It was the end of January 1968 as the season of gifts and giving in most of the Western civilization was coming to a close. In the Southern Vietnam Province of Quang Tri there lay a small village called Khe … Continue reading

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Editing the Story of War

Without actually living the life of war firsthand how do we truly know what is going on? I’m not just talking of the current war or wars going on in the world today but of all the wars that have … Continue reading

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Petros Pelicanus the Mighty Savior of Mykonos

It was a time of myth and legend… It was a time of the hero. On the ancient Greek island of Mykonos there was strife and chaos. The Persian armada was rumored to be on the warpath and Mykonos was … Continue reading

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How Do You Oreo?

Everyone must know about Oreo Cookies. right? Well I suppose unless you live in the jungles of South America…or Mars. The memories come flooding back when I hear the jingle “Oh,oh,oh, ice cold milk and an Oreo Cookie. They forever … Continue reading

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And Then One Morning…

I woke up with the single worst hangover I have ever had! And let me tell you I’ve had some doozies! I was out with my wife, my sister Karen and her boyfriend Tom to celebrate Karen’s birthday. I swear … Continue reading

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How do I love thee? Let me count the ways!

I love thee to the depth and breadth and height  My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace. William Shakespeare. Not much chance in topping that, I won’t even bother to … Continue reading

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The Gift

  I was 12 years old on December 24th 1978. My mom and I had just finished putting up our tree, which was a little late this year as my dad was overseas for his job. He worked for the … Continue reading

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