Types of Introductions by C.S. Lewis

The hardest parts of a paper to write are the conclusions and the introductions. To help his students, Dr. Clay Jones provides a series of introduction types that C.S. Lewis used throughout his works. Below provides several examples of the many angles a writer may choose to begin a paper.           Thesis … Continue reading Types of Introductions by C.S. Lewis

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McCarthy’s book “The Road” reminds us to hold firm to goodness

Originally, this article was much longer and included much more of the story in the introduction. I'm not sure if I'm convinced one way or the other to have nixed that portion. However, I think there is much to be explored not in the rhetoric of an opening story to capture an audience, but in … Continue reading McCarthy’s book “The Road” reminds us to hold firm to goodness

Feinstein’s shocking statistics misrepresent the abortion debate

An editor's worst nightmare is reading an email that confirms your story fell through. Worse yet is the moment you realize the deadline is in two hours and you have no alternative story. Thought this story was haphazardly thrown together, edited by a gracious senior editing staff, I believe this story still captures the three … Continue reading Feinstein’s shocking statistics misrepresent the abortion debate

Bernie Sanders’ BEZOS Act is an attack on the poor

The following article was originally published for The Chimes, found here. Though one of the quickest articles I've written, I thought it came together well and address the main points I had against Sanders' position. There is some reservation about the word choice between "would not exist" verses "could not exist." While I recognize that … Continue reading Bernie Sanders’ BEZOS Act is an attack on the poor

California Democratic Party attempts to boycott In-N-Out

This opinions piece was originally publish on The Chimes' website, located here. The difficulty facing this piece was its relevance to Biola's community. However, as a introductory launch to a new school year, I thought picking a story on one of Biola's favorite lunch options to be an excellent start. Any additional thoughts or comments about … Continue reading California Democratic Party attempts to boycott In-N-Out