Narrative Essay

What is a Narrative Essay?

Another link on Narrative Essays

Here are some possible themes or ideas to consider that might guide the direction of your narrative:

  • What is the single most important historical event that has occurred in my lifetime vs. that of other generations?
  • What is the most important technological innovation of my lifetime vs. that of other generations?
  • My idea of celebrity vs. other generations
  • How do I feel about global issues vs. other generations?
  • Who is the most influential political/social/historical figure of my lifetime vs. other generations?
  • How has my educational experience changed from that of past generations?
  • What does literacy mean to me and how is that different from past generations?

Here are some helpful links for getting ideas of what to write about:

Memoir Link 1 Memoir Link 2