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Investigating The Media: Seri(al)ously Captivating

Hae Min Lee and Adnan Syed at junior prom, as seen in the HBO documentary series “The Case Against Adnan Syed.”

I’m going to admit, at first I was not excited to sit at my computer and listen to an hour-long podcast for online English. 1,085 more words

Grade 12 English

Grand Teton National Park (Wyoming)


As I stated in my review of Yellowstone last year, national parks are wonderful places to combine history education with outdoor activities.  Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many families are not able to travel to the best known national parks this year.  1,822 more words

10 And Up


Delph: ‘Are you happy?’

Me: ‘No, I’m not happy!’

Delph, hands on her hips: ‘It was a rhetorical question.’

Me: stumped. Damn you, Delphine. How can I progress trying to tell you off when you have just hit me with the word, ‘rhetorical’? 514 more words


Loving your teenager despite their bad behavior

Teenage Blues? Find out how this father re-connected with his teenage son.

Recently I spoke with one father who confessed to having difficulty liking his son. 380 more words

Doris Wild Helmering

Bless the Beasts and Children (1971)

A group of teenagers leave camp to pull off the impossible in this adaptation of the Glendon Swarthout novel.

At the Box Canyon Camp, groups of kids arrive and get their names known and become popular. 798 more words

Film Reviews

Soul Filled Solitude

Alone.  Isolation.  Party of one.  Solo.  Solitary.  If given the opportunity . . . would this be the chosen option?

Would being in the… 732 more words

New Beginnings

Sleep, what even is that?

When you have kids it’s the beginning of this wild as shit adventure.

You are full of love and hope. Life feels like it has expanded to encompass so much more depth. 632 more words