house has just lost its soul, a stricken silence falls over the sudden emptiness that no one will fill again. Jot down your thoughts until something jumps out at you, or try making a mind map. Record the facts and where you got them from. Edward counsel, Maxims All that day and into the night, my mother knelt before her altar, before the icon of the Virgin, before the candles burning, and rolled her rosary between her hands, beating her chest and calling for mercy, for some intercession. You may submit only one entry for each contest, each year. It's tempting to allow your thoughts to wander or to add additional information that seems interesting. However, you need to come up with your original spin on the topic to make it uniquely yours. And what becomes of it when it ends?
I entered one of your contests in a previous year; can I enter again this year? It is not plagiarism as long as you cite your sources.
Ayn Rand once said that, anthem has the same relation to, the Fountainhead as the preliminary sketches which artists draw for their future big canvases. You can almost see through. The first-place essay may be posted in its entirety on any of these websites with full credit given to the author. Essay must be solely the work of the entrant. Contextualization is telling what led up to an event, and is often helpful to explain why things happened and understand the mindset of the time period. You are welcome to enter multiple contests. Be sure to stress your thesis, or what you are arguing for or against, one last time. And all the noises that may be made later in that house will be like a scandalous din, ugly echoes from one room to another, from one corridor to another, sharp and discordant as if the walls are no longer able to absorb any music. The essay should sound like it has a good flow and understandable words.