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May Reads: 1984 by George Orwell

I’m back with another book recommendation!

The year 1984 has come and gone, but George Orwell’s prophetic, nightmarish vision in 1949 of the world we were becoming is timelier than ever. 

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How do you cure writer's block?

Step 1: open computer, stare at screen, stare at screen some more, stare at assigned task and scream in frustration, then calm down terrified dog… 379 more words


(literal) train of thoughts.

I have taken Caltrain twice in my lifetime.

As I sat and watched the landscape fly by outside the window, I was also extremely conscious of those surrounding me. 689 more words


Project Outline

How to change the world?

How to accomplish such a feat as a student?

How to do all this as well as relating it with the AP curriculum? 46 more words

English Class


I don’t necessarily have a concrete story line that I can share today, so here’s a (more or less) average day’s highlights.

Scene 1: English… 817 more words

Art for Everyone?

I know I haven’t posted in a while (though I have actually written drafts of several posts), but I wrote this essay in a spurt of extreme boredom this evening, and thought I may as well post it here where it may or may not be read by anyone.   1,525 more words

Are simple joys as valuable as complex experiences?

Many people think that the most important life experiences are the complex and difficult ones, such as learning a new skill, finding a solution to a problem, or overcoming a great obstacle. 245 more words

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