To the children growing up too fast I say this: everything in life is about balance. And finding balance between your childhood and adulthood is essential for self fulfillment. In order to feel whole, you mustn’t taint your precious and time-sensitive childhood by giving in to your desires to be ripened. Your childhood is all … Continue reading
New media art is in. Paint brushes and pens are out. And I don’t know how to use photoshop. Does this make anyone else feel a tad bit irrelevant?
I have been practicing argumentative essays with my sixth grade students. Here is a sample I wrote for them about today’s journal topic. How many times have you heard some obnoxious preteen spew out the words, “swag,” “yolo,” or “twerk?” What do these words even mean? Many people of an older generation may not understand … Continue reading
A Reflective Narration on Resistance, Oppression and Pride May We End The Intrusion of Lesser Advanced Cultures Resistance is a byproduct of oppression as well as a source of pride for the people of the region and all those seeking freedom and justice from their oppressors. Resistance doesn’t exist without oppression, but pride can exist … Continue reading