Becoming New

As we approach the new year, I always find myself racking my brain for something to put on a resolution list. I have this left-over obligation from elementary school to have at least three because we had to write five paragraph essays on them. My resolutions haven’t ever been anything better than terrible, and I…

It’s All About The Gifts

It really is almost Christmas. With midterms this past week, I don’t think I’ve spent more than five minutes thinking about the birth of Jesus. Yesterday when my Spanish class all finished taking our test, my friend said, “I’m so glad it’s finally Christmas Break,” and I realized that it was only five days away….

We Say We Hate Change

We don’t have an assigned seating chart in my English class. We have the freedom to sit in whatever desk, beside whatever people we like… yet we have sat in the same seats since about the third day of class. Literally no one has moved. It’s the same way in my history class, and no…