The Whole Shablog

The ideas, rants, rambles, reads and writings of a growing human.

Writing Snippet: The Ocean

The waves are powerful and aggressive but beautiful. The heavy clouds that loom just above the horizon are a deep cobalt, were as the water is a muddy green. Clean … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Book Ramble: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

   To start off, I don’t read a lot of realistic fiction books. When I do, I’m not normally blown away by them or even remember them. Stargirl is different. It … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Letter to Self: Finish Fewer Books

Dear Self, If the book is making you miserable, stop. Put it down. Don’t be afraid to read in the kids section if it’s what you love. Love, Yourself. P.S. … Continue reading

July 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The word Feminism

To start off, I consider myself a feminist. I believe in equal rights for both men and women (not just women). However, the more I talked about it with my peers, the … Continue reading

June 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Writing Snippet: Air Conditioning

Sticky, sweaty skin. The humid air suffocates you and leaves a pain in your chest. It’s too hot, too hot, too hot. You have to get inside. You sprint to the door, … Continue reading

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Writing Snippet: June

The Concert Nights of June  The time when we all become honorary nocturnes and the air is thick with condensation from lemonade and relieved stress. The time when fireflies rise … Continue reading

June 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hello! Salutations!

( I don’t really know how to start this post. Believe me, I’ve spent a long time thinking about it. I hope the next post will be a little less … Continue reading

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