New Experiences

Now, I an sitting in a small chair. In front of my eyes, there is a small park, which has play ground for children. However, there are no-one play game in here. It makes me feel the difference with the park in the Lincoln  down town. It isn't too noisy as the Lincoln park. I also hear the bird's…

Cry, the beloved country

I am an international student, who has come to study in United States for three years.  My enthusiasm and ambition for my future lead me to change my fate. I decide to study in America, which is half of the earth away from my hometown. After reading Cry, The Beloved Country, I understood black people’s…

I Found the Familiarity in Lincoln

That weekend, on Sunday evening, my friend accompanied me to Blue Orchid, a Thai restaurant, for dinner that night. Through the window of the car, I observed the lovely and tiny snowflakes descend lightly on the ground in the breezy windy. Hardly any people were w alking on either side of the pavement that day.…

Hamlet Final

Hamlet Book Faults: I am an international student who came from Vietnam. I have been in Lincoln for more than two years, so I have a lot of new experience in here. Through there experiences, I learn many new things even though it is very small thing it is very meaningful for all of intentional…

Amadeus

      The world was in flames after the Orcs tribe invaded the Human tribe. In Stormwind, the capital of Azeroth, the land where the Human tribe was living, the peace was starting to disappear thanks to the fierce battle. The only sounds were the extreme wails and the bawling of the people.  …

Memories are the Key to the Future

“The Giver” imitates a life where not having memories has built a perfect community; however it also shows how a life without memories can’t be meaningful. Memories grant the power to completely change people’s lives by giving them knowledge. On one hand, one could argue that people should forget memories of their past in order…

Personal essay

Go Find Myself   “Vy!”  I hear an appealing voice coming from a blinding light. I realize I am standing in a forest surround by darkness. I start to feel frightened and anxious. “Vy,” the voice echoes throughout the hallway, getting louder and louder. Squinting toward the light, I see a narrow cave far off…

Personal Essay

About Vy Nguyen Vy is my actual moniker Which means, a “climbing rose flower.” It represents that which is abloom and tender A flower is fragile and pure, but never surrenders       This was my parents’ hope when they named me Vy. They wanted to raise me to maturity in a contaminated society,…

Response to Reading Blog Post

     The Giver During the first four chapters, Lowry describes a community that is really different from our life today. Most people in the book think that everyone should think and act the same way and obey the committee so they won’t get released. This idea can be seen in the quote “You know…

UNL Football Community

  UNL Football Community One beautiful Saturday afternoon downtown, my friends and I volunteered for the Matt Talbot Kitchen.  On that day, downtown was bustling and the streets were crowded with people. My friends told me that today there was a football game. I only heard the people’s laughing voices and their conversations about the game.…