Mountain Essay Topics

Analyzing the Central Theme of Charles Frazier’s Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain is a tragic yet a very profound story of love, searching, and intuition which happens in an environment terrorized by war in 1864 (Buchanan). The story is set on the troubled plains and mountains of nineteenth century America where Inman, the main character, decided to leave the battlefield as he yearned and searched… View Article

Alone on a Mountaintop Summary

In “Alone in a Mountaintop”, an excerpt from Lonesome Traveler (1960), Jack Kerouac describes his journey west as “a fire lookout”. Jack Kerouac stated that he was “tired” do city life and sought solitude, so”[he]applied” to be “a fire lookout” and went west (218). (218) Kerouac started his journey by driving towards the Cascades, followed… View Article

Daylight saving time

Daylight savings time, it happens two times a year, causing a multitude of occurrence, some of these being good, while some are not so good. However, it has been a hot topic for debate recently. To keep daylight savings time, or to kick it to the curb is the question many congressmen are asking themselves…. View Article

Making soap out of guava and cucumber extract

Mount Kinabalu, Malaysia Fog obscures the summit of Malaysia’s Mount Kinabalu, a 13,455-foot (4,101-meter) peak in northwestern East Malaysia. Formerly known as St. Peter’s Mount, Kinabalu is the highest mountain in the Malay Archipelago. Indonesia Mountains A towering trail of steam and smoke issues from Mount Semeru in the distance while gaping Mount Bromo (middle… View Article

The Way to Rainy Mountain

“The Way to Rainy Mountain” written by N. Scott Momaday, is a story behind a Kiowa descendent experience with Rainy Mountain. In the story, he depicts history, culture and life of the Kiowa tribe. In addition, he focused more on his grandmother to display the life for Kiowa people. Rainy Mountain is a place where… View Article

Spending Holiday in Seaside or Mountains

“Before I can tell my life what I want to do with it, I must listen to my life telling me who I am.” Parker J. Palmer Topic: Spending holiday in seaside or mountains… Prepared by: Tahere Imani Always, it is a hard decision to choose the most enjoyable places for vocation, especially when different… View Article