The early missionaries and the traditional religious people within the communities acted along the requirements of the early Christianity. This means that the ancient were transitioning between the churches, traditionalism, paganism and atheism. Most of the early people had beliefs and taboos that kept them believing. The atheists did not believe in anything and were just living by fate. They depended on how the day will come by while the pagans did not believe in attending church. The traditionalists had beliefs in certain objects or supernatural beings depending on the culture and the origin. (more…)Continue reading
Love is a predominant theme in different kinds of art including poetry. It is a central aspect in human life as people strive to find or give love. In treating the theme of love, different poets have attempted to balance between carnal and spiritual aspects of love. Love has been a major theme in poetry since the medieval time, renaissance and 19th century up to the 20th centuries. Christopher Marlowe’s the passionate shepherd to his love poem, which creates an ideal image of emotions in rural context.
An example of medieval period poem that addresses love is John Donne’s Holy Sonnet. William Shakespeare’s Sonnet 130 is a classic example of a renaissance poem that addresses the theme of love. The love theme in 19th century period, which is popularly termed as the romantic era is exemplified by Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s poem, How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
There are many vices of the modern society that deserve attention and are regularly debated. Among them, there are racism, homophobia, sexism, anti-Semitism, chauvinism, etc. All of them are undoubtedly begotten by society itself and never exist out of their carrier. There is one term which may incorporate all above mentioned – Xenophobia.
Every student wants to get good grades and become a success. The try very hard to do everything it takes to reach the desired goal. Unfortunately, sometimes there might be some obstacles on their way that are too difficult to overcome. Writing a persuasive essay on an unfamiliar topic is one of them.