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With graduation coming for hundreds of thousands of students, what to give the future generation as inspiration, has been stale for a few years. Oh The Places You Will Go, by Dr. Seuss, is the go to book that all parents, grandparents and extended family give the young graduate (along with money). But what if there …
The penultimate book for the teen book challenge lands us in modern day Boston. Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan is a glimpse into a year of the life of Leila, a sixteen year old Persian girl who struggles with her sexuality. After failed attempts to feel anything when she kisses …
The third choice for the teen book week challenge is Will Grayson, Will Grayson, by John Green and David Levithan. I have read a David Levithan book before. Everyday is one of my all time favorite teen novels. If you haven’t read it, please do so immediately. The whole concept will blow your mind. Speaking of …
A few days ago, I was relaxing with a few friends of mine, and they asked me how my life has been, and what I have done in the last year.  I can say it has been a very life-changing year for me, and for the person I’ve become.  One of the biggest changes was …
What does it mean to you? For a long time I knew that I enjoyed writing, but I never really considered myself a writer. To add to the confusion, most of what I was writing was lyrics for songs I was composing or the books for musicals I was working on. A writer to me …
Respect in Writing is Paramount                 It seems everywhere you look on “news” stands and tv, there is some crazy controversy happening every three seconds. Many of us love to intrude (barring all negative connotations) into the lives of others. Perhaps escape would be a better word? Regardless, some …
I hesitate to write this post, and I am even more hesitant to publish it.  Not because I can’t but because I know I have to.  I want to, I do, but I am terrified of the end results.   Yet… I am going to publish this, all about who I am as a person.  I …
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