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What a Mess can be Made

This turtle came with me on today’s walk. I found it yesterday morning when I took some torpor to the beach for a shakeup. The turtle sprawled there, about three feet from tip to flipper tip, as if swimming across the sand. 481 more words


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June Part III

June 18th: I’ve been telling 7th and 8th grade students that they can add me on Facebook after the semester ends, and since they don’t know my last name I’ve been writing it out on the whiteboard in Japanese and English. 185 more words

Yuri Kochiyama Remembers Malcolm X


Malcolm X was gunned down in the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem on February 21, 1965. Yuri Kochiyama cradled his head as he lay dying on the stage. 35 more words

Uncolonized History

5/14/2015 - Fund Drive and Yuri Kochiyama's Birthday

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We have a fund drive show tonight and we’re going to be paying tribute to Yuri Kochiyama who passed away last year. 269 more words



Whenever I get frustrated I remember to keep things in perspective. I will try to live my life as a better person. One of my personal heroes, Yuri Kochiyama, wrote this creed at the ripe old age of 19. 548 more words