A Year of Biblical Womanhood →
“Husband” and “Wife”: Symbols of Archaic Times? →
Tim’s sister, Tim, and me at a bridal shower. The aprons are from his sister. I came across an interesting post at A Practical Wedding the other day about whether or not a woman should call her…
Why, hello there. →
Yea, so I haven’t been posting here so much this week. Why? Well, honestly, I haven’t really felt like it? I’m trying to compose an anniversary post about Tim and my anniversary – since that is what…
Silent as the grave
shitmystudentswrite: Much of the reason why she (Anna) didn’t get noticed for her efforts with many of the towns people was because they were dead.
Quick Hit: Gen X Women Succeed at Work, Have Fewer... →
Thanks to my pal, Veronica, I saw this article about how women who are now between the ages of 33 and 46 (Generation X) are working harder and having fewer children. In an interview about the study…
Clothing Cleanse →
Image by Michael Davie via Flickr I have a problem with holding on to old clothing. I’m not sure why this is the case. Maybe it’s because I remember special occasions on which I wore these…
Call for Writers: Culture and Human rights: How... →
Two churches located across the street from each...
tithenai: wizasaur: -prettyprettyplease: ultraball: paranoidrobot: …Do the Presbyterians think Rocks are animals? ALL ROCKS GO TO HEAVEN CONVERTING TO CATHOLICISM DOES NOT MAGICALLY GRANT YOUR DOG A SOUL. WOW. EPIC CATHOLIC WIN. I LOVE THIS.
A Year of Anniversaries →
They say that the worst thing after a big life event, whether positive or negative, is the year that follows. It’s a year of anniversaries, because you remember how different life was a year ago…
Real romance isn’t offered, it is undertaken and painstakingly developed.– (via approximation)
An Elite Education →
Apparently, an elite education has its disadvantages. Yet it is precisely that opportunity that an elite education takes away. How can I be a schoolteacher—wouldn’t that be a waste of my expensive…
After lots of fried fish and BBQ food, no workouts, and little sleep, it is back to school today. Which probably means I should get out of bed.
Have an Engagement Ring? You Probaby Don’t Need a... →
Image via Wikipedia Thanks to Amanda, I saw this article the other day that told me and every other woman with an engagement ring out there, When On An Interview, Leave The Bling At Home. …
So when the blue smoke of brittle leaves was in the air and the wind blew the...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (via bookmania)
Discussing Censorship in the Classroom →
We’re reading Anthem and Fahrenheit 451 in my College Prep and Honors classes respectively (all sophomores), and they all read The Hunger Games for their summer reading, and I’m using this…