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Here are seven techniques that can be used to improve most any essay, illustrated through three of my very favorites.

 
 

Video Guide

0:00 - Intro
1:55 - Technique 1. Set-up and pay-off
4:09 - Example: the "Knife" essay
12:49 - Technique 2. Verisimilitude
14:06 - Technique 3. Turn something dark into something beautiful
17:47 - Technique 4. Blow the Reader’s Mind by Using The Sixth Sense Ending
22:41 - Example: The "Five Families" Essay
36:22 - Technique 5. Make it new.
38:46 - Example: The "Why did the chicken cross the road?" Essay

Resources Referenced in this Session

Essay Analysis: "Five Families" 
How to Write the Extracurricular Essay