The past couple weeks have filled my head with doubts about continuing to pursue a English education major to teach in Ky. Not that those doubts matter very much; I have been very honest with everyone, myself included, about selling my soul to the public education system in hopes that I can make it though… Continue reading Is It Economical To Pursue Teaching In Ky?
Today marks the day my aunt asked me about Christ for the first time. I don't know how to respond and I turn to former teachers and influencers for advice.
Slipping into Clothes & Beds like a Second Skin "The Most Dangerous Game" by Richard Connell is a short story about the pleasure of the hunt and how consuming it can become. Rainsford quickly finds himself playing the role of a hunted animal after falling off a yacht and being tossed around by the sea… Continue reading Slipping into Clothes & Beds like a Second Skin
Today as I was going about my day, I realized that I have never asked some of the teachers that have changed my life forever why they choose to teach. I know a bit about most of my teachers on a personal level, but this topic never really came up. Even as I applied to… Continue reading Why Did The Teachers That Change My Life Become Teachers?
As someone with hearing loss I relate to this struggle very much. I used to be so scared to tell others about my hearing loss and now I believe its the most important thing I can tell a person up front about myself. Now I feel so unrestrained in conversation. It is easier to be… Continue reading Hearing Loss
Yesterday my university had a woman come and speak in chapel. She has made a career of writing poetry about issues that pertain to the African American community and Christianity. In my lifetime I have never been more in love with a poet and I have heard plenty of good ones. However my class seemed… Continue reading Lets Talk About Poetry!