Crystal Stone
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Joined 10-20-07, id: 586245, Profile Updated: 02-28-08
Author has written 10 stories for Essay.

"The avoidance of conflict is not a virtue."
Robert Sterns

this site was created to stir up controversy.
this site's owner despises political correctness.
this site is for a school project...
could you help me out and look at my work?

a/n: the pieces on my favorites stories list are well written, or well thought-out persuasive or controversial pieces. I may not agree with everything there, but I am looking for style and writing quality not necessarily views. In order to know what I do believe, I must know what I don't.

"In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."
(Martin Luther King Jr.)

broken wings still take flight

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Are School Dress Codes A Violation of Civil Rights by Gothic-Fire-Wolf reviews
An essay for my English III AP class. Are school dress codes a violation of a student's civil rights? Yes? No? Not sure? Tell me what you think.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,146 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Published: 11/16/2007 - Complete
Yes Indeed, We Are American Idiots by Frog Tongue reviews
Half a million people have been evacuated, and our top interests lie in the sexual preferences of a fictional character. [Don't read this if you're easily offended]
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 313 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 7 - Published: 10/24/2007 - Complete
Rape Banned in Court by LaChris reviews
A short essay about a case in Nebraska where a judge has banned the word rape and other words in a sexual assault trial.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,049 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/19/2007 - Complete
Plugged In by LaChris reviews
A short essay about how we listen to our iPods a little too much.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 687 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/11/2007 - Complete
The First Amendment The Freedom to Think by Rowan Fayre reviews
An examination of the right that the first amendment really grants us, its deterioration, and its importance to a democratic government.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 719 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/9/2007 - Complete
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HIVAIDS and Infectious Disease
my solution to this problem. the last of the contest entries. abridged. edit further, please?
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 451 - Published: 2/29/2008
Climate Change
my solution for decreasing climate change even though i don't think it's a big deal. again, a contest entry.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 485 - Published: 2/27/2008
World Poverty and Development
my solutions for decreasing world poverty and developing the world for a competition.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 478 - Published: 2/27/2008 - Complete
Media, Ignorance and the Presidential Election reviews
I really need help with revisions on this. I've edited it over and over. It's due tomorrow and school let out early so my teacher couldn't look over it one last time. Help! please
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,004 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/13/2007 - Complete
Should Teachers Have Concealed Weapons in Schools? reviews
yes, I think we can allow them that freedom.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 476 - Reviews: 7 - Published: 11/16/2007
Is Surrogacy A Necessary Practice? reviews
my thoughts on why surrogacy is unnecessary.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 464 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/16/2007
Foreigners with more freedoms? reviews
Rough draft that is almost finalized. Please read and give feedback. Essay is about foreigners with more freedoms than the actual citizens of America.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 536 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 10/27/2007
Al Gore wins the Nobel Peace Prize? reviews
shocking, huh?
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 770 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/27/2007
A Free Country? reviews
are we truly free or is political correctness taking over?
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 976 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/23/2007
Say Good Bye to Disney Channel? reviews
why Disney Channel should be abolished.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,030 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 4 - Published: 10/23/2007 - Complete