Meditation Essays

Something for the kids.

Meditation: Chill. Just write.

“The Meditation” is a subgenre of the modern personal essay. It is typically 500–1000 words. Below you will see explanations and examples of three different types.

Question & Answer Example

All of This is Because of Art (856 words) — the question being, “Why do I enjoy art?”

Idea/Emotion & Its Symbols

I Thought I was in Hell (1193 words)

Objects, Animals, Nature, Art, Events, & Their Meanings

Jacob Marley was Dead (1078 words)



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AE Stueve

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