When someone asks me about my junior high social studies classes, I can tell them very little. I just turned 40 this year, so junior high was quite some time ago. 1,261 more words
Subtle title! Nay, it actually originated from Thomas Bergersen song from the album Illusions. I can spoil you that I have never had particular interest in believing in a random essence or “soul” that could be carried on from body to body by the celestial currents of time and space, however charming that sounds. 1,372 more words
Countryside: The Book of the Wise by J.T. Cope IV
“You have a power within you, one that is within everyone…It’s the same power that fills that building, that keeps that tree alive…and the same power that has attracted your attention…I know it’s all a bit strange to you, but I assure you it is quite real…” Eleven-year-old Luke Rayburn has never seen a skyline without skyscrapers or fallen asleep to anything but the sound of traffic. 354 more words
Caught On Tape! Middle Schoolers Simulate Sex Acts, Pin Down Black Students While Yelling Racial Slurs
A racially charged video posted on social media has parents and civil rights activists in Henrico County, Virginia calling for criminal charges.