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Stargazing and Owls

Dear Parents and Students,

I hope that you have been having a wonderful month of April. My how time flies! We’ve been having a lot of fun in third grade learning about division, bones, preparing for the Young Writer’s contest, and learning about Owl Adaptations. 226 more words

Parent/Guardian Communication

September 1st, 1943

September 1st, 1943

Dear Mom & Dad,

Well I guess it’s time to write again. I’ve only had two letters since I got back but it’s my fault because I didn’t write sooner. 493 more words

Canadian War History

Sixth Letter Home

Greetings to all,

Welcome to my Q1 2015 update email. When I last wrote, I was just getting ready to head home to the States for some much-needed R&R. 1,874 more words

Peace Corps

August 28th, 1943

August 28th, 1943

Dear Mom + Dad,

Well I guess it’s time I started to write yous a letter. Well I’m pretty happy I got my raise in pay from the 1st of August. 232 more words

Canadian War History

From a Sailor to his Sweetheart

August 8th
At sea

Dearest Soul,
At sea, the horizon remains the same distance away, day after day, neither receding nor advancing. The sun rises every morning in the place I came from yesterday, arcs across the sky, sets every evening in the place I will be tomorrow. 481 more words

Personal Essay


In Stephen King’s fantastic book on writing, On Writing, which I read in one sitting I was enjoying it so much, he said one thing that has always irked me. 436 more words

Writing Musations

The Royal Berkshire Yeomanry in Norfolk

Following on from the recent post tracing the military history of Louis Beard we’ve been in touch with Andrew French who is the hon. curator at the… 590 more words

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