To remedy this, I strutted into my classroom on the bottom floor of the church school and declared that my first name was so horribly unsuitable to me that I would respond only to my middle name, Elizabeth.
Television is a major part of my life, a field I have been destined to pursue since the day I was born.
Huxtable’s name sounded as sophisticated as the character herself. Why were only fictional characters from popular sitcoms suggested for my moniker when much more special names exist, say, after a great grandmother or a parent’s childhood friend? Our love of television is something we can all agree upon, even if we don’t always see eye to eye on what to watch each night.
My Name by Amanda There was a time, when I was very young, when I hated my own name. I used to wish all the time that somehow I could change my name to Serena, or Brooke, or Tina or anything.
It was not beautiful, like Christiana, or exotic, like Serena.
Today it is an important part of academic education, and students are taught to write an essay from the very beginning.
One of the most interesting topics offered by teachers to young people is an essay about name.
Sure, we can dish out a lot of advice—but can we take it?! When you reach back far enough, you’re able to pinpoint your “Irish percentage”; this is your number.
Some of the College Xpress editorial staff decided to revisit the college application process and take a crack at one of this year’s essay prompts. My percentage throughout childhood was 75%, and it would always knock everyone out of the park.
They will consider the parts of our identity that are given to us as well as the parts that we choose.
This type of assignment is a short piece of writing that includes a subjective point of view of the writer.