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Chapter Reveal: Wide Open Spaces by Aurora Rose Reynolds

Chapter 1


Shutting off my car, I stare at the two-story house I used to call home. It looks the same as it did when I left. 6,120 more words

Love Story

Thoughts on Aeschylus

Agamemnon, the first play of the Oresteia trilogy begins much like other great plays, such as Hamlet, on the walls of the city with a a lone watchman who bemoans the state of affairs, waiting for a light showing that Agamemnon, his king, is returning home from the Trojan War. 445 more words


Meditate on These…

… Whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – if anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things.

Philippians‬ ‭4:8‬ ‭NIV‬‬


Dialectic in Agamemnon

The central dialectic of the first part of Aeschylus’s famous trilogy occurs between the infamous Clytemnestra, a queen rivaled only by Lady Macbeth, and the Chorus of older men of the city of Mycenea. 803 more words


Nature in the Nicomachean Ethics

Regarding the question of nature, or rather the “not-natural”, as has been commonly asked, we recall Shakespeare’s use of the word ‘natural’ in King Lear. In the play, political nature has been upset. 899 more words


Quantum Mist

It’s as if I’ve entered the deepest, most private reaches of another human being, the place where their stories come from, and we are remembering together, a lucid and spontaneous observation, or hallucination. 345 more words


Libraries Only Provide Us Access to Books, Right? Not Any More!

So who has heard of AR Points?  For those of you that have not, it stands for Accelerated Reader.  It is an extremely popular method for elementary schools to promote students to read.   299 more words

Student Achievement