I’m a Big Kid Now

This year has been a fun and kinda crazy year for me. I was really excited to have made it on the basketball team and I’m so glad that I got to be apart of it. I also acted in my first play this year…

How I feel about To Kill a Mockingbird

I really loved this book. It had a lot of great messages in it and I just loved the story. At first I didn’t know if I was gonna like it or not and at the beginning it was kinda slow but the farther into…

Things Have a Way of Settling Down

I think that everything that has happened these past few months just happened really fast. I mean one day it was just taking a couple days off of school and it turned it a month that same week and then that suddenly turned into two….

Consider Things from His (or Her) Point of View

I decided to pick Mayella Ewell.  I picked her because after reading Tom Robinson’s side you’d think why would she lie about what really happened and not talk about what her father did to her and get him to go to jail instead of putting…

Good Stuff from To Kill a Mocking Bird

“They’ve done it before and they did it tonight and they’ll do it again and when they do it–seems that only children weep (213).” When Atticus said this I thought it was a very powerful moment and I really think that this is a true…

What’s My Code “The Limits of Empathy”

My code is to just always be kind to people because you never really know what someone is going through. Someone could just be having a really bad day, or there life at home is not the best, you don’t know what is happening in…

How I’m Dealing With This Coronavirus Stuff

The whole online school thing has been kinda hard, it’s hard to try and teach yourself the assignments and to manage your time with all of it. I really don’t like this corona stuff either I just want it to all just go back to…

Harlem

I wonder if the reason that he wrote this poem was because he felt like he had a deferred dream, and maybe when he thought about how long he had put it off he wondered what happened to it. I think that the ideas of…

Strange Fruit,

I actually really liked this poem, I thought that the words that were used and how it was written were really interesting. As soon as I began reading this I was interest in it, the second line in I wanted to know the meaning behind…

Blind Spots

I think that what Atticus meant when tell Scout and Jem that the men who were gonna hurt him were good men but had there blind spots, and I think what he meant by blind spots was that they did’t think about Atticus’s kids and…