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Blessed Doctor Tarrés and Humanae Vitae

As the fiftieth anniversary of Blessed Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae Vitae draws near, I have thought it useful to draw some reflections on the document. I have a vision of that great text as if resting upon three great pillars. 526 more words


Learning for Integration

Learning for Integration ry promotes the learning of languages and cultural sensitivity of migrant, immigrant and refugee children and youth in Finland and other Nordic countries. 112 more words


Water Falls

Water falls from the bright air.
It falls like hair, falling across a young girl’s shoulders.
Water falls, making pools in the asphalt, dirty mirror with clouds and buildings inside.

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I'm still here

I’m still here and I’m gathering all the feedback on Ghost Mode and my other mods. I’m very busy with my RL job right now, so I’m not answering on Nexus – sorry for that. 7 more words


Robust Feedback within English Courseware

Hawkes Learning’s Practice mode gives students ample feedback when they answer questions incorrectly. Several different tutorial options are available to students, including Explain Error, which provides error-specific feedback immediately when the mistake is made; … 1,054 more words


Dear Ms. Nelson-Warren

Of all my teachers in high school long ago, you were my favorite. Now don’t get me wrong, all my teachers were fabulous but you brought out the best in me in so many ways. 367 more words

Some etymological musings on "milkshake duck"

The Macquarie Dictionary of Australian English announced this week that it chose milkshake duck as its 2017 Word of the Year. As it defines the term… 810 more words