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Running Barefoot, by Amy Harmon – 5 star review!

I honestly had no idea of what to think of Running Barefoot when I first began reading it. I don’t feel the description of the book truly lends an accurate description of the story. 289 more words

Book Reviews

My favorite book by John Green - An Abundance of Katherines

Title: An Abundance of Katherines

Author: John Green

Summary: Colin Singleton was proclaimed a prodigy at a young age. That’s a lot to live up to. 305 more words

Teen Powered

Solitude and Adult Allies

Catching up on last summer’s (surprising plethora of) teen movies has offered an incredible variety of teen experiences. Coming of age can mean so many different things, from sexual awakening, to growing up, moving on, coming to terms with one’s reality, or in the case of  426 more words


David Wnendt's "Wetlands" Review and Trailer

There are a lot of good dirty jokes in the world, and then there is this, the equivalent of a knock knock joke that goes something like this: 327 more words


Boyhood (2014)

Boyhood is the new coming of age/Breakfast club movie.

Filmed over a staggering 12 years, the movie is brilliant in its portrayal of day-to-day/year to year life. 66 more words


Johnny T, Part 2

SECOND PART TO A SHORT STORY I’M DEVELOPING, PART ONE HERE:  http://taysimon.wordpress.com/2014/08/11/johnny-t-part-1/

Let me know if you notice anything that needs work or is grammatically confusing/incorrect. 755 more words

Short Story

Palo Alto

Since he first came onto the movie scene, James Franco is an actor that has fascinated me. It took me quite a while to figure out how to articulate exactly… 1,833 more words