Essay – The Red Badge of Courage

   The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane is known as a masterwork based on the Civil War. It is the story of Henry Fleming, a young volunteer who runs from the enemy fire in his first encounter, but returns to war and learns the difference between imagined heroism and real valor. In the beginning,… Continue reading Essay – The Red Badge of Courage


God’s Sustaining Grace

Dear Diary, Today, God has blessed me with one of my dearest moments of my life, despite the hard and grueling days. Just three months ago, I received the heart-breaking news that Father had passed away. The moment I received the dreaded news still burns in my memory as if it had happened yesterday. Never… Continue reading God’s Sustaining Grace

Essay – Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address

On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered a short speech at the end of the ceremonies dedicating the battlefield cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. That speech has come to be known as the Gettysburg Address. Being one of the best known speeches in American history, it was delivered during the American Civil War  – four and… Continue reading Essay – Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address