Autobiography Essay Topics

Autobiography – What life means to me?

I was born on 28th of April 1991. I started my education from a nearby primary school called Ladybird. I was living with my parents, three brothers and my sister. At the age of 5 I was in class 1 in Toronto School of Academic Excellence. In 1996 I had an outstanding vacation to Canada… View Article

Autobiography – original writing

I had five months to sort out my work experience placement and thought that I had more than enough time in which to do so. Before long, however, I was called to Mr Williams’s office, the man in charge of finalising the work experience. I had just found out that I had overnight to get… View Article

Benjamin Franklin in his Autobiography

Similar to Benjamin Franklin in his Autobiography and Frederick Douglass in his Narrative, Pip in Great Expectations also demonstrates the archetypal boyhood to manhood narrative. Each story recounts a journey of growth and development, of maturation and self-discovery through experience. In addition, the protagonist of each novel has a purpose which directs his actions and… View Article

The Spiritual Autobiography

One of the fascinating characteristics of Japanese religion is the syncretism of its traditional religions, foremost of which are Zen Buddhism and Shinto. In Journey In Search of the Way: The Spiritual Autobiography of Satomi Myodo, Satomi gives a mesmerizing look into the spirituality of Japan, through the eyes of what seems at first an… View Article

“The Seven Storey Mountain” by Thomas Merton

Introduction Thomas Merton went through a significant conversion in his youth and turned into a prominent Catholic author and spiritualist. His autobiography “The Seven Storey Mountain” discusses his life from childhood to adult and the conversion to Roman Catholicism and entry into a monastery.  The title and the sequence of this book were enthused by… View Article

The Words Of Great Men Outline

Introduction Thesis statement: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass and Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin present the same story of personal development and individual strivings from the two different perspectives. The Words of Great Men. A journey to a big city. In London, Benjamin Franklin is able to grasp the new opportunities for his business…. View Article

The Happiest Refugee

Renowned comedian, Anh Do’s award winning autobiography The Happiest Refugee is a heart-warming and touching journey that leads the audience through Do’s experiences from his early days as a child in Vietnam, to his successful career as an influential television personality and well know Australian stand-up comedian. Throughout the text, Do explores many ideas and… View Article

Autobiography of a 15 Year Old

On 24th April 1998, just before midnight, the mother of a four year old who had been due for the 3rd of May, felt like her second child was ready to enter the world, but her father in-law, who had been among the most honourable physicians of the day, declared it to be false pain…. View Article

The Education of Henry Adams

Technology has changed the world faster than many of us could have imagined, and is continuing to change the world. Henry Adams envisioned the change technology would have on the world on his trip to the Paris Exposition. In his autobiography, The Education of Henry Adams, Adams writes about his trip to the Paris Exposition… View Article

The Autobiography of a Face

Autobiography of a Face, by Lucy Grealy, is her story about the misfortune of having a third of her jaw removed and the cruel reality that followed. At age nine, Lucy Grealy was diagnosed with a potentially terminal cancer. When she returned to school with a third of her jaw removed, she faced the cruel… View Article

Memoirs of C K Janu Against the Hegemony of the Ruling Class

C K Janu’s unfinished autobiography “Mother Foster: The Unfinished Story of C K Janu” which is translated by N Ravi Shankar is an eloquent testimony to her courage and her convictions. It is the recounting of her experience in her past. C K Janu is the prominent organic woman leader who managed to gain land… View Article

Autobiographoical Samples

I really used to like to ride my skateboard down the hill in front of my house. One day, my friend Andre and I decided to take turns riding the skateboard on the slanted patio. It was Andre’s turn to ride down, and I rode the skateboard up the patio to him. I kneeled with one… View Article

Frederick Douglass One Pager

Life comes with many obstacles. Overcoming these barriers requires a set mind and perseverance. Slave-born abolitionist speaker Frederick Douglass, in his autobiography The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass depicts his life as a slave and his experiences to show to evil in slavery. His story explains how he changed and what he accomplished… View Article


My name is Asella Ware, I am 16 years old. My birthday is November 12, 1996; I was born in Pontiac Michigan. My parent’s names are Tonya King and Joseph Ware. My parents are separated and remarried. I have 2 brothers and 1 sister. My brother’s name is Joseph he is 11 years old, the… View Article