Month: May 2015

Take the Reins

Sey, quite simply, is remarkable. If you’re looking for a more passionate, dedicated, and loving individual, you’ve found your girl right here.

A Journey

It’s been a while since I last posted and for that I apologize. Through witnessing and experiencing a lot has been on my mind to share, and as summer approaches these thoughts will all be released.

I am a college student and the semester is ending. I used to believe I had no more room left for any growth just about a year ago, however between summer and this entire school year –> I’ve been taught that I grow everyday.

This post will be more personal. My goal for this post it to be a reflection of where I have come from and hopefully causes you all to think about your personal growth as well. I would like to thank every individual who (whether they know it or not) helped me learn these lessons. I believe individuals come and go, but every individual crosses your pathway in life for a reason.

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Sneak Peak from “Kings, Hands, and City-States: Analyzing a World of Ice and Fire”

Although it does not particularly pertain to education, I find this analysis of Game of Thrones/A Song of Ice and Fire to be exactly what I seek for my students to accomplish: effective analysis and cohesive arguments regarding text. It might be fictional, but George R. R. Martin’s “magnum opus” has many real-world implications worthy of examining!

Race for the Iron Throne

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If you follow Race for the Iron Throne, you know that I’m in the process of getting ready for publication of a book of my Tower of the Hand essays, which will come with some pretty awesome book-only extras. We’re getting pretty close to being able to announce the launch date and other amazing stuff, but I wanted to share an excerpt from one of my new, never-seen-before essays:

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