This is honestly one of the most poignant, powerful books I have read in years. "How Dare the Sun Rise" is, in short, the memoirs of Sandra Uwiringiyimana chronicling how she and her family survived the massacre of a refugee camp and their transition as refugees into American society. Uwiringiyimana begins her story with the history … Continue reading Book Review- How Dare the Sun Rise by Sandra Uwiringiyimana
Sorry I haven't been very active lately, it has been a very exciting, very busy few days. I'm a senior in high school and graduating in 8 days. It's really surreal to think about- four years of high school, 11 years of elementary school, and now that's all behind me. I am heading off to … Continue reading Busy Days
What the hell is beauty, anyways? Where does it come from? Who has beauty, who determines what is beautiful, who determines who is beautiful? Am I beautiful? Are you beautiful? Is that girl sitting over there beautiful? How about that girl, or that one, that old woman, that little girl, are they beautiful? Can men … Continue reading Where Does Beauty Come From?
The sea was golden in the light of the recently risen sun The trees waved branches in salute to the quietly sinking moon The creatures crept to their homes to sleep, believing their work was done The children in their cozy beds began to stir and awaken The earth slowly rotated on its crooked axis … Continue reading The Artist
Just don't ask.
Don't judge a book by its cover.
An original Sestina entitled "Behind the Door Where No One Looks"