While I struggled with the denouncement of books like ‘The Jungle Book’ and ‘Little House on the Prairie,’ I also found myself experiencing an awakening.
I used to dread going to parties - and when I did, I was terrified. I worried that people would laugh at me for being unpopular, a bad dancer, too quiet, too loud (you name it). I used to watch the different cliques; the sporty ones, the cool ones, the musical ones ... wondering when was I ever going to just fit in.
Katie died after being stabbed by a teenager last week.
The mother of a seven-year-old girl who was stabbed to death has paid tribute to her late daughter with a touching commemorative
There some amazing literature published for children and young adults - literature that can and should be read by people of all ages - but besides it being entertaining, moving, disturbing, and educational to read, it is also fascinating to study and discuss.
There are entirely inconsequential celebrity news stories, then there's this: a video of High School Musical mega-hunk Zac
During this Christmas and New Year break, I watched Mildred Pierce - a recent US import starring Kate Winslet. This tale