February 28, 2014

That Was Then

I wrote “That Was Then” after studying the Bubonic Plague also known as the Black Death in my history class at Oracle Charter high school. This virus wiped out almost 50% of the population worldwide. Once you contracted the virus you would probably have a week or less to live, and there were painful symptoms.
February 27, 2014

If Only

I trusted him. I trusted him a lot. He was my everything. He knew he was my everything. He made me feel safe, like nothing could go wrong and nothing bad could ever happen to me.
February 5, 2014

Students Stereotyped

Stereotyping is not an isolated incident. Our students face this reality often. Many in our community, and the area at large, perceive that our young men and women can’t succeed in school because of the dysfunction of urban school districts.
January 20, 2014

Thank-you For Making My Day

I came in to the office this morning, and there was water in the coffee maker. It started my day with a grateful smile. I realized that there has been water in the coffee maker for the last couple of months, thank-you.