I have Joe Perry of Aerosmith to thank for my vegetarianism, by way of high school calculus. Here’s how it happened.
I did my senior year of high school at… 448 more words
“Beowulf and Humanity’s Thirst for Heroes”
by Nicole Starleigh
From his noble acts and great achievements in the name of his king to his face-off with Grendel and, subsequently, Grendel’s vengeful mother, to his final act of heroism in which he sacrifices his own life for that of his people, Beowulf is the epitome of hero. 792 more words
Earlier today I was pondering the end of the world, at first my pondering involved something awesomely catastrophic ending our small world, the only place we will call home, but after a while my pondering led me to a less climatic ending to humanity. 906 more words