• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

My World in Poetry

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

My World in Poetry The significance of this essay: creating a detailed description of me, one that grades cannot portray. Well here I am, Rachel Laura Gibson. Even before I could read, I had a natural curiosity for language, picking up new words easily and using them in surprising ways. For me, words were more than a way to communicate - they were a form of art. As I explored the world of words, I began to understand writing as a powerful way to express my emotions. I looked to poetry as a focus to bringing out everything inside my head, every thought that defines me. ...read more.

Middle

Finding a comfortable spot, I gently lay across my bed. And so I begin... When no one else is around I think of things I could never say As lyrics run through my mind Melodies lingering in my ears I become the girl no one else can see Someone who goes beyond stereotypes Beyond image She has a perfectly imperfect life She is real, and so are her friends The clothes she wears may not be designer But she likes who she is: Her personality Her brown skin Her life Her smile Yet Tears stream down her face As she dreams of a time, where she won't have to hide When acceptance won't matter When people won't care ...read more.

Conclusion

This is a definition of me. I can think of this as a map to my being, a window to my soul, or a record of my life. No matter which point of view I choose, every poem I have written contains a little piece of me, living and breathing in each line. My goal is to build understanding with my words. I am looking to have an impact on issues of diversity which have shaped who I am today. I want to help people... Understand See another's view Learn something new To understand is to see Beyond what you can see To know how I'm feeling Look in my heart Spiritual healing Read between the lines and Find what you seek To understand is to see See beyond me Welcome to my world. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Miscellaneous section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Miscellaneous essays

  1. Ownership of the T & T industry

    Blackpool features three different piers, the South pier, the North pier and the Central pier; they are all offer different entertainment. For example the North pier is very popular for the theatre and the Victorian styles carousel, the Central pier is popular with the families as it features different rides

  2. Creative Piece - Cheating Death

    What blinds their bright eyes, unseen to the day, with the unthoughtful death of the truth? What reflects mine the envious shade of green? Temptations to end the sickening thoughts of preventing my life fulfil the emotions of ghostly haunts...

  1. The Diversity of the Leisure Industry

    * Swimming (35%) * Keep-Fit/Yoga (including aerobics and dance) (22%) * Cycling (19%) * Cue Sports- billiards, snooker and pool (17%) This graph from the 2002 National Online Statistics Survey shows the percentage of participation rates (over twelve months and over four weeks)

  2. Surgical Instruments Left Inside Of Patients after Surgery

    100% ?ccur?t?. ?ch?chn?r ?t?t?d, "?o long ?? ?urg?ry continu??, ju?t ?o long will for?ign bodi?? continu? to b? unint?ntion?lly l?ft in th? ?bdomin?l c?vity."3 ?? ??rly ?? 1914, Dr. Bl?ck ?tudi?d ?nd pr???nt?d ? ?olution to th? probl?m. "?v?ry ?urg?on who fr?qu?ntly op?n? th? ?bdom?n i? po??????d by ?

  1. Travel Journal to Australia

    Activity/ Site #2: Sydney Opera House What did you learn? Write facts about history, culture, geography, and government you remember. * Was designed by Danish architect Jorn Utzon. * Was opened by HM Queen Elizabeth II on October 20, 1973.

  2. the great girl deficit, in india

    The use of ultrasound equipment was introduced to India in 1979 and has estimated to have become a $100million business in India primarily through mobile sex selection clinics that can drive into any village or neighbourhood and therefore promote female foeticides.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work