In the projects, the only way to relieve some of the stress

In the projects, the only way to relieve some of the stress is to park the car and just start rhyming. In such a dangerous place, it was the only thing we had to free our mind and run away from the dangers. Safety was a word that did not exist in the project dictionary. In the streets, it was like a Maad City, filled with drugs, Bloods, and Crips. At home, we had to only dream of money trees to give us some shade. All around me, it felt like a swimming pool filled to the brim with liqueur.

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It gets better

"If this isn't an example of 'It gets better' than I don't know what is. Time is a strange thing. I was at rock bottom and out of money, with no work in sight, but one step at a time, it gets better. It gets much better," (Schladebeck). Ellen Lee DeGeneres has been entertaining the American public since the early 1980s with relevant yet entertaining banter. She has captured the hearts of many with her original sense of humor and ability to approach serious subjects while staying true to herself.

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The short story - The Lottery

In the short story “The Lottery” the author uses a variety of writing strategies to develop the central idea relating to human nature. Using these strategies, the author reveals to the reader that people are okay with committing crimes whenever they are allowed to. The author effectively develops this idea through her use of characterization which works to reveal character traits throughout the story. Essentially, Jackson’s use of characterization causes us to learn that individuals will do whatever they want when society deems okay. In the short story “The Lottery” the author uses a variety of writing strategies to develop the central

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