As you're exploring topics for your narrative, it may also help to read what others have written. Here are a few notable narrative paragraphs and essays that can inspire your story.
Throughout your academic career, you will often be asked to write essays. You may have to work on an assigned essay for class, enter an essay contest or write essays for college admissions. This article will show you how to write, and then revise, all types of essays. Then, we'll explore how to write narrative, persuasive and expository essays. Read on to learn how to write essays like an expert!
Up at a promontory above the river we found Olu Igbo the lord of the forest. Placing his stick in his back pocket, the little man fell silent and bowed. It was indeed an awesome sight a giant stone effigy standing among great trees, with huge eyes and long arms spread out like wings. Hoots and warbles percolated in from the foliage; rain began to fall but its drops, intercepted by the manifold layers of leaves above, hardly touched us.
Following are a few personal narrative ideas and topics to help you get started on your narrative writing.
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This version of How to Write a Personal Essay was reviewed by Stephanie Wong Ken on June 21, 2016.