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The Moral Dilemma of a Homework response Part 2/4

Well, in the learning of the English Language and Literacy subjects, a few morals were sent home in 2015.  The moral tales where part of a literacy topic which required decoding for my son’s year 3 comprehension homework.  489 more words

Awareness

Self pity

Today I feel lost. I feel powerless. I feel invisible.

Have you ever had that moment when you tell somebody something that happened to you and they don’t believe you? 333 more words

Writing

The danger of being sheltered

As a sibling who lives with her much younger brother, I find myself constantly amazed (and not always in a positive way) by the new curriculums being taught in schools. 515 more words

Personal

The danger of being sheltered

As a sibling who lives with her much younger brother, I find myself constantly amazed (and not always in a positive way) by the new curriculums being taught in schools. 515 more words

Personal

Sensitivity: the dandelion and the orchid

You’re too sensitive. Almost a mantra that floats through my head from time to time.

I grew up hearing, “Oh, hear come the water works.” “You’re too sensitive.” “You need to toughen up.” My favourite? 175 more words

Ponderamorous

Mastectomy Affected - Me 'n My Husband

I’m an old fashioned, outdoorsy person, the epitome of optimism, so I haven’t felt such extreme emotional upheaval to give me cause to cry uncontrollably. All my life I’ve been told I exhibit so much strength, at times I even appear stoic, showing too much control. 1,283 more words

Thoughts

The Truth about the 2 Types of Sensitivity

You are too sensitive! I heard that a lot when I was a child. Interestingly, I haven’t heard it at all as an adult. What changed? 506 more words