1000 Friends and Still Friendless

December 13, 2018 Dear Parents, Before you read this post, please note three things. First, I use technology and social media. Second, I hate technology and social media. My reasons for using social media often appear to be rationalizations. In many cases, they are. In other cases, I feel they are legitimate. Finally, I write … Continue reading 1000 Friends and Still Friendless

The Scarlett Letter, The Crucible, and Restorative Discipline

September 26, 2018 Dear Families, I first read the works of Nathaniel Hawthorne my junior year of high school in my AP English class. I distinctly remember the feeling of outrage I had over The Scarlet Letter. I remember at one point marching into the kitchen, slamming the book on the counter, and passionately expressing … Continue reading The Scarlett Letter, The Crucible, and Restorative Discipline