Monthly Archives: September 2011

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Oh, this book was a fascinating read for me. As I said earlier, I am excited to review it here. I really did not like it at first. I wrote my senior project in undergrad on Henry VIII and spent … Continue reading

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Hrm, School.

I’ve been thinking a lot about education (obviously).i was introduced to TED Talks by a friend, and we watched a lecture by Sir Ken Robinson on how schools kill creativity, and then another encouraging an education revolution.One of the points … Continue reading

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Sunset at Arthur’s Seat

As I was walking back to my B&B today, I decided that instead of heading straight, I would detour to the Seat. It was cloudy and gray, but I wanted to stretch my legs a bit after being inside all … Continue reading

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I don’t have a facebook anymore.

Okay, I finally did it. After years of complaining about social networking and my discomfort with the way it affects my life, I have finally deactivated my Facebook account. Deactivating my account means that I can go back any time … Continue reading

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