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Review: Winter Bees & Dark Emperor

I am starting off my poetry month with a couple of books that contain beautiful nature-related poems.

Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night… 374 more words

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Tell the Wind and Fire

I received this ARC from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Children’s Book Group/Clarion Books in exchange for an honest review.

I read this book at a villa overlooking the Caspian Sea and I think that definitely set the mood that had me powering through this in a day. 315 more words


A Teacher, Writer and Mother

Many well-known writers — Northwest novelist Ursula Le Guin, Native American author  Sherman Alexie and poet William Stafford, to name a few — have spoken to Clark students and faculty, thanks to the Columbia Writers Series. 672 more words



Xander planned a panda party. Yes, a dandy whoop-de-do!

But Xander was the only panda. Just one panda at the zoo.

What should Xander do? 292 more words

Undercover Education Videos Reveal 'It's never about the kids!'

Within the last week, I shared some disturbing undercover videos, concerning educational vendors, publishers and executives. Education has become a billion dollar industry, but what has that industry done to help our kids? 156 more words

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Education Sales Executive ADMITS to hating kids and says IT'S ALL ABOUT THE MONEY!

The video shared at the bottom of this post is not surprising to me, but it is still alarming that a person has no qualms about hating kids and being in an educational business FOR THE MONEY! 260 more words

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Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers
Genre: Historical, Romance
Published by: HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 440
Format: e-book
Series: Grave Mercy (#1) | … 937 more words