The Beauty Within...
Sophomore Honors English
What is beautiful?
How do I appreciate beauty?
Can I see the beauty within...nature, home, life, humor, others, myself?
Is there really no place like home?
Does my attitude affect my beauty?
How does my attitude affect others and their beauty?
Pieces of Literature
Nature - Transcendentalism
excerpts from works by Ralph Waldo Emerson
excerpts from works by Henry David Thoreau
Walt Whitman's Poetry
"A & P" by John Updike
excerpts from works by Mark Twain
"Every Day Use" by Alice Walker
"The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" by F. Scott Fitzgerald
"In a Dark Time" by Theodore Roethke
"Opportunity" by Walter Malone
"Mirror" by Sylvia Plath
"Birches" by Robert Frost
Emily Dickinson's poetry
"Snapshot of a Dog" by James Thurber