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Merge was my mother’s favorite word,
as was adapt -
These could only be applied to individuals
in her book.

Conformity and integration were key, 25 more words

The Three Weirdos: For those who don't quite fit in

Hope your week is going well. :)

I am three-quarters done with the latest critical-thinking comic book for beginning readers. Every time I think, “Dang this is taking forever,” (which is every few hours) I remember that from start to finish, … 96 more words

Human Nature

Borrowed Wisdom: Fight for your dreams

“Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right. 40 more words

Borrowed Wisdom

Dead Poets Society: Conformity and Suicide

After learning about Robin Williams’ death, I wanted to pay tribute to him. I wanted to watch a film of his, as many of my film majors did. 908 more words


The philosophy of Santa

The crickets know my first name
and annunciate in puzzles
so the night is far less dim
to my senses.

Our pieces shade contrast. 186 more words


OFSTED: Little boxes made of ticky-tacky

There is a song that my Dad used to sing to me, the lyrics of which went something like this,
‘Little boxes on the hillside, little boxes made of ticky-tacky. 2,136 more words


CNN on Ferguson.

Mind is a funny thing. Especially because humans still can’t prove that it exists. 

Every now and then, however, when messy things take place, we see that maybe there is something bigger than all of us: the idea of us.  327 more words