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Me in the Middle of Lessons Learned ~ Letter C

My Life Is My Masterpiece ~ Lessons Learned

My theme ~ Lessons Learned.  I’ll be posting a word that begins with each letter of the alphabet that fits my theme.   401 more words

Sharing Life Stories

My Favorite Scene: To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) "All Men Are Created Equal"

To Kill a Mockingbird is rare adaptation of a literary classic that matches its source material.  Harper Lee’s novel of a principled man defending an African-American accused of rape in Depression-era Mississippi was brilliantly brought to the screen over 55 years ago.  164 more words

Movies

Atticus Finch: The Biography, by Joseph Crespino

Eight stars

First and foremost, a large thank you to NetGalley, Joseph Crespino, Perseus Books, and Basic Books for providing me with a copy of this publication, which allows me to provide you with an unbiased review. 1,883 more words

Great Reads!

TKAM Ch 16--End - Finishing it Out

Secret Lives

      I’m going to jump right into this post by discussing the constant resurfacing of Secret Lives throughout the novel. Especially in the final few chapters of the book, the lies characters told and the elements of characters that were kept hidden from the other characters and/or the audience were brought to the surface. 787 more words

Atticus Finch

Racism, Regret, and Reflection

As To Kill a Mockingbird comes to a conclusion, there are many key concepts to reflect upon. The theme of secret lives we live is present and relevant throughout the finale of the story through the characters of Arthur Radley and Atticus Finch. 425 more words

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