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When Ruins and Royalty Collide

She was born in ruins


she always wondered WHY?

She looked around


often found she could not see the sky.

It made no sense, she sometimes thought, to be here without hope; 372 more words


How Mrs. Gruwell Eradicated Prejudice and Discrimination in the film Freedom Writers

In the film Freedom Writers (based on true events), students at Woodrow Wilson High School resort to physical violence and shoot at other gangs. A young and enthusiastic teacher, Erin Gruwell, wishes to make her class of at-risk teenagers read Romeo and Juliet but her colleague, Mrs.

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We accept the love we think we deserve.

This post is random and I don’t even know the title yet. I am watching freedom writers, and honestly this is the million times I have seen this movie. 379 more words

Making Connections

These past 22 years have been a blessing. I am thankful for another day to live and another year to be able to experience life. My birthday this year was mild due to my student teaching experience. 300 more words


Music Mondays: I Have A Dream

This song is so real right now!! Love this song from a great movie!!!


Music Mondays

Best Winter Reads

One of my favourite things to do in the winter is to wrap myself in a cozy throw blanket, sip on some hot tea and read a great book. 472 more words

Freedom Writers

This is my favorite movie. The teacher inspired me as a future teacher. Every time I watch this movie I get goosebumps because it speaks to the audience. 243 more words