letters essays

Iliad and Letters from Iwo Jima both depict war in similar ways, how do I write an essay?

Topic Two The Iliad and Letters from Iwo Jima both depict war in similar ways. On the one hand, war is an opportunity for adventure and personal glory. On the other hand, war is an act of ritualized, brutal violence from which there is no escape. On balance, do the Iliad and Letters from Iwo […]

Teaching capital letters without being degrading! Any ideas?

Hi, I teach in a college and keep getting essays back with capital letters used incorrectly; if at all! It’s driving me mad and I know I need to broach the subject, however, they are 16 and want to teach it to them without it being ‘primary schooly’. Any ideas? Thanks

How many letters of recommendation are good?

I’m applying as a transfer student to UT Austin. I have a 3.6 overall GPA with about 90 hours. I wrote two awesome (or so I’d like to think) essays. I have a pretty good resume with many things that apply to my major. I’m applying to the school of liberal arts (so not the […]