College Composition and Literature
A Portfolio by Taisia Zeger
This is an essay that I wrote at the beginning of the semester and revised at the end of the semester. This essay is titled "To Grandmother's House We Go." I grew up at my grandmother's house and living there with her made me the person I am today.
This is an essay that I wrote about the first time that I met my mother in a very long time. This essay is titled "A Mother's Love." I chose this title because of the relationship that I have with my mother that is described in this essay.
This essay is titled "School Lunch: Satisfactory or Disasterly?" I wrote this article about how Chillicothe School District needs to implement a new school lunch program to meet the needs of all students.
This is a summary I did with my table group about titled "Society's Role in Beauty Standards." This is a summary over an article titled "The Ugly Truth About Beauty." In this paragraph we summarize the main points in the article and discuss them.
This is an essay I wrote titled "The Cowardly Lion." This is a summary about lion hunting in Africa and my feelings on the subject I switched from my beauty article to this one because I felt this article was more interesting,
This essay is about Detective Brent Taney from Kansas City, Missouri. My class interviewed him about his life and his career and then wrote about it. This essay is titled "Detective Brent Taney: A Hero Without the Cape."
This essay was from my point of view. I titled this essay "The Perfect Body." My paper is about how social and cultural factors lead to eating disorders. This is a topic I feel very strongly about.
My Self-Reflective essay was written in business letter format and addressed to Dr. Watkins. I talked about what I had learned in English 101, along with some of my biggest strengths and weaknesses. I talked about how I could improve on my writing.