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It's Not a Game

I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. 1,336 more words

Thwip!'s Thing About..."The Killing Joke"

 Over here at Thwip! we like to try and give you new things to enjoy about comics.  Check out our new feature “The Thing About…” where we discuss the interesting facets about a certain story or character in the grand comic universe. 39 more words


Studying the Play - What's the Problem?

Whether you are just reading a play for study purposes or for pure pleasure, there is always one big problem – or in most cases I’ve found anyway. 228 more words



“We do not doubt our mothers knew it.”—Alma 56:48

Someday, I will be your girlfriend (you, being my future boyfriend, whoever that is). You’re out there somewhere and I hope you’re preparing like I’m trying to. 1,129 more words

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Reading Literature - for STUDY or PLEASURE

The Thing About reading literature of any kind is – are you doing it for study or for pleasure? The reason why I ask this is because I have recently endeavoured on reading a range of classics from Shakespeare all the way to Dickens during my summer holidays. 379 more words


That's My Hero

“The hero becomes strongest at his weakest point.”—The Road to Character, David Brooks

There’s these books that I love reading to toddlers, a series of them that all begin with “That’s not my _____” The blank is filled by things like puppy, dragon, fairy, cow, etc. 1,545 more words

You Are Not Beautiful

In my last post, in addition to with everyone I’ve talked to lately, The Road to Character has been a popular subject in my mind. I can honestly say that this book changed my life, and the way I look at the world but  1,336 more words