Daily Journaling: One Week In

Whoever said that starting is the hardest part was completely right. I stared at an empty journal for, like, three days until caving and just writing.

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Mental, She Wrote

For my Purpose/Passion Project in English class, I’ll be journaling my thoughts and writing a poem every day.

To Kill A Mockingbird: Final Thoughts

It isn’t hard to realize that a book about the racial tensions in a small town can be connected to current events in the United States.  As Atticus said on page 252, "The one place where a man ought to get a square deal is in a courtroom, be he any color of the rainbow, but people have a way of carrying their resentments right into a jury box."

One Man’s Education Reform Is Another Man’s Nightmare: Opinion

Medcalf spoke of his ideal day, and in that day he went to his job to teach, which was surprising to the students he was talking to.  From personal experience, only a small percentage of teenagers I know would actually go to school on an ideal day.  I wish that school was enjoyable enough to want to go more than explicitly necessary, but that doesn’t mean I’m coming in on Saturdays.