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Balancing the OKAY fulcrum

Lessons filed between the plant world and the Twitterverse

I have a neighborhood. In that neighborhood, I found a live oak plant growing from an old dead stump at the beginning of the Summer. 1,904 more words

"Real" Monsters

Charter schools and the shock doctrine

 If a charter school consisted of teachers and parents who had an idea for better educating children, I would be in favor of letting them try.  412 more words

Education

Interview: Mark Ravenhill

*Originally written for A Younger Theatre*

“They can be quite unnerving,” Mark Ravenhill says of the Secret Theatre company, suggesting that their 12 months of working together has given way to a kind of openness he hasn’t come across in many rehearsal rooms. 1,328 more words

Theatre

Raging at Russia

“MALAYSIAN AIRLINER SHOT DOWN OVER UKRRAINE: US POINTS FINGER AT RUSSIA”

Will we ever be certain of the truth? I doubt it. I fear people will end up just believing whatever they want to believe. 569 more words