What Kind of Developments Occurred During the Renaissance of the 12th Century

When you normally think of a renaissance, you will most likely think of the renaissance that occurred during the 16th century. But in actuality there have been multiple historical moments that fall into the definition of a “renaissance.” The renaissance of the 12th century is one of those historical moments that fall into that category. … More What Kind of Developments Occurred During the Renaissance of the 12th Century

What Would I do in My Autobiography That is Different From What Darwin Did?

Charles Darwin(1809-1882), was a very famous naturalist, geologist, and biologist; who is best known for his development of the science of evolution. Later in Darwin’s life he even wrote an autobiography, which I have been reading for the past week. But by reading and studying Darwin’s autobiography I have been able to build upon my … More What Would I do in My Autobiography That is Different From What Darwin Did?

What was the Significance of King Philip IV of France

King Philip IV also known as Philip “the Fair,” was King of France from 1285-1314. He had pretty elevated views on centralization of the government and the power of the monarchy; this was largely influenced by Roman law. He was also a pretty demanding king. But what was the significance of King Philip IV of … More What was the Significance of King Philip IV of France

The Mendicant Orders of the 13th Century

During the 13th century new Christian orders came into existence. These orders are known as the Mendicant orders, which consisted of the Franciscans which was started by St. Francis of Assisi, and the Dominicans, which was started by a man named St. Dominic. But what were these orders about?  Franciscans Like I mentioned above the … More The Mendicant Orders of the 13th Century

What Did the Albigensian’s Believe

 Albigensianism was a controversial religious belief during the middle ages, which caused some issues, including a conflict known as the Albigensian crusade. But what did the Albigensian’s believe exactly? Why was this belief so problematic? The belief of Albigensianism is rather similar to the belief of Manichaeism(a belief that there was a good and an … More What Did the Albigensian’s Believe

Should I Include Reconstructed Speeches in My Autobiography?

By reading this title, you may be thinking that the phrase “reconstructed speeches,” means I will be reconstructing and adding actual speeches with an audience that I participated in my future autobiography. This is not the case whatsoever. “Reconstructed speeches,” at least to the definition I will be following, means actual conversations I have had, … More Should I Include Reconstructed Speeches in My Autobiography?

300 Followers!!

Well it happened! I hit 300 followers! First of all a huge thank you to all of my amazing followers! This would not be possible without you guys! When I first started blogging I was only thinking about the fact that I would now have to post my school essays on the internet; and would … More 300 Followers!!

Who Would be My Target Audience for My Autobiography

When writing any form of literature, including an autobiography, you must always consider who would be the target audience, who would read it, and most importantly who to target when writing the piece. A lot of the time most literary works have more than one target audience which is pretty normal; this usually happens with … More Who Would be My Target Audience for My Autobiography