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For Leaders and Followers

“I really knew I wanted to be Adam, because Adam was the first man. Ant I chose because, if there’s a nuclear explosion, the ants will survive.” – Adam Ant… 492 more words

Original Essays

Rock the Brock

The president of my school has an annual tradition of holding a party at his house (the Brock House) for just the seniors. The soiree is called ‘Rock the Brock’ because his rock band… 194 more words


Great Big Beautiful World

Photo Credit, Jeff Baker

In this great big beautiful world of ours, I come from a place called Paragould, a small city in the northeastern corner of Arkansas right next to the Missouri border.  469 more words

Original Essays

Work Ethic

Remember Haydn’s 104 symphonies.  Not all of them
were great.  But there were 104 of them.
– Raymond Carver¹

Americans have a reputation for being workaholics. 291 more words

Original Essays

Lonnnng story (kinda) short...

This is an attempt to clear my head, have accountability, and learn to be a little more tech savvy.  Plus, there isn’t a lot of info about Grave’s Disease or thyroid conditions out there, not a lot of attention given to what seems like a pretty big issue, and I keep hearing about faulty thyroids everywhere I go.   1,694 more words

A Visit from the Cousins

We got a visit from the NJ Twin Cousins Drew and Coulston.  They were in Los Angeles to attend the National Youth Leadership Forum at UCLA and then came to visit us afterward. 99 more words

Healthy Puppy Food