Many do not realize how fortunate we are to live in America, have a loving family, and most of all, freedom. Mariam and Liala, in A Thousand Splendid Suns, are not as fortunate as the citizens of America.
A Thousand Spledid Suns takes readers on a journey through two woman's live during the war in Afghanistan. This book is broken up into several parts. Part one talks about the life of Mariam and how she she is forced into a marriage. Not only that, but also how her…
The ACT is a test that all juniors dread taking. This test is one of the deciding factors on what college students will get into and how their future will turn out. Should it be that way?
The ACT stands for "American College Testing." All students that are juniors are required to take this test to show how they score in four subjects to help colleges decide which students they will accept. The ACT consists of a math, english, reading, and science portion, each timed…Continue
Nicolas Sparks is known for his sappy love stories. One that everyone knows about is the Notebook. When I started reading Safe Haven I thought it was going to be another Notebook, ANOTHER love story. I was very mistaken. Don’t get me wrong, it was a great love story, but it had so much more to it. It was scary, funny, surprising, and suspenseful all in one. I was on the edge of my bed every night reading page by page. The suspense in the book was amazing!
Many of you may have not…
Writers Week: The best week of the school year. I love Writers Week! Everything about it makes me feel thousands of emotions. Thanks to Mr. Anderson, students at Fremd High School get to experience something many other schools will never get to. Writers Week lets students express their feelings by reading their poems and stories that they have written. It also gives students a chance to meet and listen to different authors and bands perform. This year, in my opinion, Writers Week was…Continue