Without even noticing, people within all societies are living some form of lie. I have chosen to explore the theme, The illusion of living a lie. Whether people aren’t living their lives to their fullest potential, or by being a person led astray by misconception. In the end, people are often confronted by their harsh […]

Texts – Character The Great Gatsby The kite runner The lost decade Everything, Everything.

Explain how the author helps us to understand the children’s view(s) of Helen and/or Simon throughout the text. Support your answer with references to the techniques used. Why are the children interested in Helen and/or Simon How the other children respond to Helen and/or Simon What children are like The narrator of the short story […]

Family Holiday Phenomena S Daly Short story The bridge was too flimsy to support the weight of three family members, the narrator thought it was too dangerous to have such a weak bridge over such deep water. The beach had a steep drop off, it was dangerous as it was sudden. “…the waves crashed down…” […]

The illusion of New Zealand Hook: In New Zealand an estimated 42,000 people are homeless or are living in poor housing conditions. 118,910 investigations of family violence were reported in 2016                                                 […]

Flowers throughout the novel of The Great Gatsby Fitzgerald throughout the novel of The Great Gatsby created a series of references towards flowers, all of which were directly or indirectly linked with Daisy’s character. Flowers were used to create and build Daisy’s illusion. Daisy had always been an illusion of flowers, her name is a […]

“Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; Reality can only be attained only by someone who is attached “. The world renowned novel “The Great Gatsby” written by F. Scott Fitzgerald, retells the events of one wild summer in the 1920s between its 8 main characters. Symbolism has been used by Fitzgerald to explore the […]