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Throwback Thursday: PAS Essay

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. The right-to-die, sometimes termed “death with dignity” is fraught with… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: PAS Essay

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Throwback Thursday: Trans Identity and Acceptance in Hir

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. Representation of minority identities in media and fiction is one… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Trans Identity and Acceptance in Hir

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Throwback Thursday: Cloud Nine Essay: Where is Tommy?

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. In theater, casting is often very intentional. In Caryl Churchill’s… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Cloud Nine Essay: Where is Tommy?

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Throwback Thursday: Fences Performance Critique

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. Fences by August Wilson premiered in 1985. The play was adapted… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Fences Performance Critique

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A Guide to: College – Study Skills

I'm in my second semester of college, and, if you ignore that fact that I did not keep up with my blog at all, I did pretty well my first semester. So, here are some of the things I learned, that might help you. 1 - GO TO CLASS Go to class. You are paying… Continue reading A Guide to: College – Study Skills

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Thanksgiving Shoutout #3

Two years I started a bit of a tradition for my blog with my Thanksgiving Shoutout! Thanksgiving Shoutout #2 – Bloggers You Should Follow I thought I'd continue it. This is obviously not a comprehensive list, bear in mind. Jill @ Rant and Rave About Books Niraja @ Fantastic Books and Where to Find Them Olivia @… Continue reading Thanksgiving Shoutout #3

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How I Study: Crash Course

The Best Playlists I've Used for Studying: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL3EED4C1D684D3ADF&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtPHzzYuWy6fYEaX9mQQ8oGr&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOPRKzVLY0jJY-uHOH9KVU6&index=1 Other Educational Playlists - Ones I Haven't Used: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNdTKZkV_GiIYXpV9w4WxbX&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOeEc9ME62zTfqc0h6Pe8vb&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMwmepBjTSG593eG7ObzO7s&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNjasccl-WajpONGX3zoY4M&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMczXZUmjb3mZSU1Roxnrey&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOAKed_MxxWBNaPno5h3Zs8&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtPAJr1ysd5yGIyiSFuh0mIL&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtPNZwz5_o_5uirJ8gQXnhEO&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtN0ge7yDk_UA0ldZJdhwkoV&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNlUrzyH5r6jN9ulIgZBpdo&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMJ-AfB_7J1538YKWkZAnGA&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNM_Y-bUAhblSAdWRnmBUcr&playnext=1 Fun and Otherwise Useful Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNcAJRf3bE1IJU6nMfHj86W&playnext=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtPZXEHoZjFUbx5Gr9IxUQW-&playnext=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtMwV2btpcij8S3YohW9gUGN&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNgK6MZucdYldNkMybYIHKR&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtPTrc_yg73RghJEOdobAplG&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNCG9Vq7vdvJytS-F-xGi7_&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?playnext=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtN-Bd-H_TGq72CN50Fpv_JX&index=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtONXALkeh5uisZqrAcPKCee&playnext=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtM6jSpzb5gMNsx9kdmqBfmY&playnext=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNzYWo8pM6cpIzD2ItKVSv3&playnext=1 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?index=1&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNppY8ZHMPDH5TKK2UpU8Ng&playnext=1

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Major Works – AP Lit Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

Title: A Thousand Splendid Suns Author:  Khaled Hosseini Date of Publication:  May 22, 2007 Genre: Historical Fiction Biographical information about the author (for my knowledge only, but very helpful):  Khaled Hosseini was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, and moved to the United States in 1980. He is A U.S. Goodwill Envoy to the United Nations Refugee… Continue reading Major Works – AP Lit Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

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Major Works – AP Lit Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Title: Pride and Prejudice Author:  Jane Austen Date of Publication: 1813 Genre: Comedy, Coming-of-Age, Literary Fiction Biographical information about the author (for my knowledge only, but very helpful): Jane Austen was born in Steventon, England, in 1775. Her father was the rector of the local parish and taught her largely at home. She began to write… Continue reading Major Works – AP Lit Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen