This was for my British Literature class. We were doing an assignment for Burns Supper. My task was to make a toast for the lads; giving them praise for the attributions they present in this society while making fun or mentioning their faults. Though it sounds as if I am bashing the women, I am … Continue reading Toast for the Lads- Version 2
I will be proud the day I graduate and then the next day I will set forth to swim in possibilities. I will have learned at the end of this journey that there is more journey and there is more to be learned. I don’t know what I don’t know and I will continue to … Continue reading Knowings
There's a difference between being right and being wise. The first by itself is desolate, no one to listen or care. The second has acquired an audience because wisdom is attained not from being right but by listening, only then will people care about what you have to say. Shouldn't the main point of being … Continue reading Is it Wise to be Right?
“Not to be served, but to serve”, a mission that has been handed down from God Himself. Based on the two readings, “The Drum Major Instinct” by Martin Luther King Jr. and “The Lovers of the Poor” by Gwendolyn Brooks, I believe that this mission to serve others is about humility; making others more important … Continue reading You Have Been Served
Literary Narrative for class: I got a 95! Stories are my life. I breathe in stories as if they were my oxygen, and exhale words of my own to express the feelings and emotions I get from taking them in. Stories help me relate to the world in a way that’s not totally inside the … Continue reading Living Stories
I realize that life can be a rough road to travel; an advantageous journey never did come without struggles. "Onwards and forwards"- KC
Maybe it's not about what they've done, but how we're reacting to it. It's about them, not us. What we say or do, by reacting in such a manner, it defines us, not them. If they push the barriers and we scream and yell, it only proves to them what they already believed. If we … Continue reading Persecuted for Your Beliefs?
Even though I’d like to see the world in a particular way, people adhering to my beliefs, hopes and having a time of peace; seeing and hearing about these acts, like the NFL and other conflicts, is proof to me and all that what God said is true. If God has rules, limits and commandments … Continue reading Soap and Sheep
Reading: The Problem of Thor Bridge by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Originally Published: "When once your point of view is changed, the very thing which was so damning becomes a clue to the truth." -SH "It is easy to be wise after the event." -SH "Some of you rich men have to be taught that … Continue reading The Problem of Thor Bridge