This morning I was roused from my much-needed slumber to attend a book festival. One of my favorite authors was going to be doing a Q+A session on her new book, this being the only reason I budged. Sadly I had now known about this until a day prior so I was unable to read … Continue reading Book Talks and Being a Writer
Do people still go to the library? Because any time I go there now, which admittedly is not that often, the only people I see is the man who's napping in one of the chairs, the desperate moms trying to pry their kid's sticky hands from the books and the older couples browsing the old … Continue reading Are Libraries a Thing of The Past?
I went in for school orientation today. I almost missed it though, woke up with ten minutes to get out of the door. Usually my internal alarm clock is pretty good - but today it failed me by waking me up an hour and a half early and then going off an hour late the … Continue reading Orientation
So this Summer I've been doing a two week program to learn how to be a certified camp counsellor. Currently I've just cracked into week two. Honestly, the idea of being a camp counsellor doesn't particularly seem all too thrilling to me, but as far as jobs go, I figure being nice to kids who … Continue reading Camp
I looked in the mirror today and saw someone else I saw you weren’t smiling today, so I didn’t too I got lost in the forest, but the forest was really just my thoughts I thought I leant something new, but nothing is new anymore I wrote a poem today but the poem wasn't from … Continue reading Today
I think a while back I posted a speech I gave at a convention about learning disabilities, which actually got far more views than I expected. In fact, so many that I wanted to investigate why this was. So I took to google and with a quick google search I found the reason why. There … Continue reading My journey with dyslexia and the advantages and disadvantages
Lucky is a poem written by Tony Hoagland, an American author. I just read this poem and found it really quite clever so I thought I would write my thoughts about it here. I often get that with books or poems where I read them and then am left so full of thoughts and feelings … Continue reading Lucky by Tony Hoagland (Summary, Analysis and Review)