What is Dementia? The word ‘dementia’ is a term used to describe when the brain has been damaged through diseases. A set of symptoms include; deterioration of a person’s cognitive functioning, communication skills, behaviour and memory. These symptoms can be “severe enough to interfere with social or occupational functions and worsen over time” (Stewart 2004, …

What interfere with social or occupational functions andRead More »

Educating Rita

You see, me an’ our Susan, or should I say ex our Susan, we we’re always close as kids. We always used to hang around with eachother in Primary School. I always knew that she kind of had a thing for me. Yeah, that was the good ol’ days, down at St. Beachley Primary School, …

Educating RitaRead More »

The Souq

Veins of colors, turquoise, jade and scarlet threads artistically woven and braided into staggering symmetrical patterns on the carpets. Contemporary voguish handbags were juxtaposed with traditional paintings that reflect the dense magnificent history of the Egyptian people. Eccentric spices and herbs empowered with lavish colors, flavors and aroma were exhibited in straw sacks in many …

The SouqRead More »

Breakdance Specific purpose: To inform my audience about the art of breakdancing Thesis Statement: Breakdancing, is the form of art with a physical form of expression that requires a degree of commitment and passion.   Introduction (Short BBoy moves) (catch attention) 1.     Yes, you have guessed it correctly, my topic is about breakdance 2. …

Breakdance have guessed it correctly, my topic isRead More »

The book, Silas Marner, written by George Eliott, was set in 1860. Therefore it is very different to what we are used to and is full of superstition and tradition. The community of Raveloe responds to Silas differently at separate key moments in the novel. The community, into which Silas entered, evolved form centuries of …

How does the community of Raveloe respond to Silas at key moments in the novelRead More »

Love in Romeo and Juliet

Widely regarded as the greatest writer and playwright of the English language, William Shakespeare expanded and changed the way people viewed literature drastically through his numerous books and plays. One of the most cherished and renowned pieces of his literature, Romeo and Juliet, is set in Verona, where two “star-cross’d lovers” encounter the powerful nature …

Love in Romeo and JulietRead More »

Traumatised

Although it may lead to her death, Hazel was about to tell Dr Preston what had happened. The only sound she could hear was the deep ticking of the clock placed neatly upon the shelf and the pounding of her thoughts against her skull. Hazel tried to avoid Dr Preston’s eyes as she waited for …

TraumatisedRead More »