books, College, personal, throwback thursday

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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One Lovely Blog Award #2

I was tagged by quite a few lovely bloggers: Melting Pots and Other Calamities -  who has a really lovely blog, and is always super great. Amanda @ Literary Weapon-  whose blog I haven't been reading long, but is pretty amazing. The Orangutan Librarian-  who I've been following for a while now, and never fails to… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award #2

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Apologies – and a Semi-Haitus

Okay, So you may or may not have noticed that I haven't been very active on this blog recently - every post that has gone up this summer was previously scheduled, and while I responded to comments, I haven't really been reading blogs or writing posts, or reading. You may have noticed that there haven't… Continue reading Apologies – and a Semi-Haitus

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Book Blitz: Last Semester by Corine Mekaouche

Book & Author Details: Last Semester by Corine Mekaouche Publication date: April 21st 2017 Genres: Comedy, New Adult, Romance Synopsis: When Johanna ‘Jo’ Gold, witty college life blogger and senior at Rutan University, decides to move in with three male strangers her last semester of school, her life unexpectedly turns upside down. While dealing with her new roommates, A.J.,… Continue reading Book Blitz: Last Semester by Corine Mekaouche

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Waiting on Wednesday #1 – Last Semester

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases you're dying for! Summary: When Johanna ‘Jo’ Gold, witty college life blogger and senior at Rutan University, decides to move in with three male strangers her last semester of school, her life unexpectedly turns upside down. While dealing with her… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday #1 – Last Semester

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Study Guide: SAT / ACT / Subject Tests

As a Junior in high school in America, I am firmly entrenched in the terrifying world of standardized testing. The SAT (and usually ACT as well) is literally inescapable if you want to go to college (I want to be a doctor, I have to do LOTS of education past high school). There are also… Continue reading Study Guide: SAT / ACT / Subject Tests

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General Study Tips and Tools

Okay, studying is never fun, but you gotta do what you gotta do. Studying is particularly important for the AP test(s). I've gotten a 3 and two 5's on my past tests, and I'm taking 4 more the year; so I think my study methods can help others. I'm going to try and make specialized… Continue reading General Study Tips and Tools

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Hell Yes!!! (AP Scores Are Here!)

As you all may know, back in May I took two AP tests (AP Psychology and AP Biology) and an SAT II Subject Test (Biology E(cology) ). Well, in my haze from getting my wisdom teeth out on Friday, I COMPLETELY forgot that scores were being released. So I checked.   Hell Yes!!! I am… Continue reading Hell Yes!!! (AP Scores Are Here!)