The weirdness history contains (WWI edition)

For history class this year, I'm taking European history. In August, we started at the Black Plague, and now we're talking about the Cold War. Over those seven hundred-ish years span of time, there have been three specific times in class that I remember when we learned about huge stories in history that either happened… Continue reading The weirdness history contains (WWI edition)

Six word memoirs & sonnets with a twist

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

Adventures in New Hampshire: Concord & Manchester

As promised (well actually, I purposely did not promise anything and only said I was planning on it just in case I didn't follow through) in the postscript of my Maine post, here is another installment about my trip up north. This one is all about New Hampshire, and it's even less of a professional travel guide… Continue reading Adventures in New Hampshire: Concord & Manchester