To my friend,The other day, she told in an amused way how her twin brother had been driving them to school and nearly got into an accident when she thought to herself, "Yes! Now I'll be the better driver!" She probably hasn't thought about it since, but the frankness of her words has stuck with… Continue reading An odd collection of thank you’s
Foundryside by Robert Jackson Bennett (Founders #1) A general idea of what it's about: fantasy, a thief, a heist, magical technology Why I want to read it: Robert Jackson Bennett's other books, The Divine Cities, is on my short list of series that I've finished. They're also on my list of favorite fantasy books and favorite books… Continue reading The next five books I think I will be reading
The story of how this post came to be: I was making my post from two weeks ago (six word memoirs and sonnets with a twist) when I found these memes on Pinterest. BRUH In other words, Comebacks Dating advice Plans with major air quotes And? Lifehack Professional soldiering Insults Song critiques with Shakespeare It's… Continue reading Shakespeare memes
This one is even less of a professional travel guide. It's mostly all thoughts I wrote down during the trip fused with thoughts while writing this. There are some sentences from my journal that I want to leave out as a knee-jerk reaction, but I kept some in. It's because of this thing Shannan Martin said on… Continue reading Adventures in Massachusetts: Boston & Concord & Plymouth
You might've heard this tale before: One time, Ernest Hemingway was bet money that he couldn't write a six word story. He wrote the following words- For sale, baby shoes. Never worn.- and won. Here are some more six word stories that I've gathered from various places. From sixwordmemoirs - Sunset. Midnight. Sunrise... But no sleep. -… Continue reading Six word memoirs & sonnets with a twist
This year, around the time when summer was about to start, I felt the urge to get a haircut. It started off when a couple of girls got their hair cut and reminded me that I should probably get one too. Also, if I think about it, I usually tend to go for shorter hair… Continue reading Sometimes, all you need is a different conditioner.
In algebra On the day we were reviewing all the equations of a line stuff, my teacher brought up the question of why "m" is used for slope- like in y=mx+b. He said we would never guess. Then this guy in my class said it's because it's Latin for slope in a no-way-I'm-right tone, and… Continue reading What I’ve learned so far this school year