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Midnight thoughts

This is my first post so I’m new to this so bare with me here…I promise I’ll get better at this lol.  Anyways so right now it’s 12:26 AM where I live and I’m just scrolling threw my PT (private twitter) timeline and I see a tweet that made me so unreasonably mad, and it shouldn’t have. 967 more words

First Post

CHARACTER, DRIVEN

Character, Driven by David Lubar

Genre: Young Adult

Series: Stand Alone

Publisher: Tor Teen (March 1, 2016)

Author Information: Website | Twitter 

Length: 304 pages… 566 more words

3 Stars

On Losing (or, why art competitions suck)

I teach Drama, and we’ve just wrapped up our first production of the year. Wrapping a show is sort of an emotional roller coaster in its own right, but this show in particular was a competition piece, which carries its own unique set of pressures and baggage. 1,159 more words

Ramble

As I Descended by Robin Talley (2016)

Rating: 3.7 Stars
A modern day retelling of Macbeth with a setting at a private boarding school where students are competing for the Kingsley prize – a prestigious honour and virtual free ride to college. 250 more words

Literature

Honorable Mention: Clever Brianne Reynard

Once upon a time, I took a creative writing class in college. I was smitten with the short story! And, so I entered the second story I ever wrote seriously into the University of Alaska/Anchorage Daily News Creative Writing Contest in 2004. 4,072 more words

Writing

Students: How to Deal with all the Drama

High school drama — I’m not talking about the class; although there are some “lead roles” and “big stars”. All of the genres are covered, as well–from romance, to action, and sometimes even horror. 658 more words

Students

Say You Will by Eric Walters (2015)

Rating: 3.5 Stars

Sweet and awkward Samuel tries to navigate his way through the rules of high school to create the perfect promposal for a mystery girl. 180 more words

Literature