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Champion Literacy In Six Easy Ways

Going Beyond National Literacy Month Literacy is one of the foundations that is important for the development of a child into adulthood. It is not only about the ability to read and write fluently, but it is also about improving self-esteem, building confidence, and preparing a child or young adult for meaningful interactions with the rest of society. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recognizes literacy as a right: Literacy is implicit in the right to education…The...

Am I Really?

Am I Really? Am I really the sum of my parts? I took myself apart once; The piecing back together Was harder than I thought. I sat down and wondered: Where did all these extra bits come from? Where the hell do they go? Am I really the sum of my parts? Am I really whole?...

madness must feel something like this

Is the earth spinning faster in a different direction?   I look out to the sea and the waves move horizontally; rushing as if late for an appointment like the rabbit down the hole.   I am the rabbit, skipping along the crest of each wave, Jesus-like, conscious of the time – of my lateness to a somewhere or a neverwhere.   There are no waves frothing on the rocks – strange but I have no time to stop to...