Category Archives: Humanities

A Lonely Rose

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My Summer Reading List

This is my summer reading bookshelf: I have 5 books on my reading list for the summer. I really want to try The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime because I’ve seen many of my friends read this … Continue reading

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Underneath the Outer Shell

Ray Bradbury once famously said, “There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them”. Fahrenheit 451 is a dystopian novel that helps paint a picture of what the world would be like without books. Books … Continue reading

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Cracked Underneath

The Lacemaker and the Princess, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, is a historical fiction novel about the events that unfolded during the French Revolution. In the book, there are two main characters: Isabelle and Thérèse. Isabelle is a poor lacemaker in … Continue reading

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The Collapsed Chaotic Bloodbath

People called him Quentin Dechambeau. He was born twice. First as a 14-year-old strongminded, unwavering, fighter. Fighting for the justice, equality, and freedom of the Third Estates. Then again as a 20-year-old witness of deaths, drowning in fear and guilt. … Continue reading

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The Bloody Walk to Liberty

“Little by little, the old world crumbled, and not once did the king imagine that some of the pieces might fall on him.” ― Jennifer Donnelly.  Images of the French Revolution may flash in your head at first thought, but death … Continue reading

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One Step at a Time

                                I chose Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, by Benjamin Alire Sáenz, to use in my multimedia post. In the story, Ari struggles … Continue reading

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It’s Sunrise, but Nobody Can Tell

______________________________________________________________ This poem is about SDGs of life on land, life below water, and responsible consumption and production. If we don’t act now, this poem could be our future. ______________________________________________________________ It’s sunrise, but nobody can tell, The sunrays barely noticeable … Continue reading

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The Path of all the Wrath

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Choose Your Own Path

You know that feeling when you visit your grandparents and you’re filled with warmth and happiness? What if I told you that in the past, people in Japan had to abandon and let the elderly die, just because they were … Continue reading

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