The F*ck It Principle

The F*ck It Principle

The 'F*ck It' Principle When executive dysfunction meets perfectionism, getting anything done can feel impossible. Simple tasks like brushing your teeth, showering, and cleaning can all seem so exhausting that it’s easier not to do them at all. I’ve recently learned...

Blurring of Cultural Boundaries in Global Literature

This week’s focus is on global literature, literature that shows the blending of two cultural identities. This week’s examples are as follows:  “The Perforated Sheet” by Salman Rushdie, a story about a man who has recently been educated in...
Internet Safety and Etiquette for Teens

Internet Safety and Etiquette for Teens

Internet Safety and Etiquette for Teens Internet safety is hugely important, especially with how much time we all spend on it these days. So, here are 10 things for you or your teen to learn about internet safety. 1: Personal Information What To Do Limit the amount of...
Symbolism and Choice in Latin American Literature

Symbolism and Choice in Latin American Literature

This week’s readings are full of examples of symbolism and choice. The works we will be studying this week are the following. The first is a set of two poems by Octavio Paz, called ‘I Speak of The City’ and ‘Central Park’. These two poems...