Squirrel!

It’s a well-known fact that dogs and squirrels are at war, though perhaps not among the squirrel population. Charlie, however – he knows about this war. He believes that he himself was there when it began.

I’d like to Request a Retraction and Apology

If you ever reprimanded or disciplined me in retaliation for something I said, whether or not I ever recognized it as wrong, and you think that it's okay to let Nazis, and other half-wits full of hatred speak out and spread their hatred because of their right to free speech. I would like you to leave an apology and retraction in the comments

If You Aren’t Learning You Aren’t Living

I said this to someone this morning who came through the line at the Credit Union. It was followed by the advice that if you ever find yourself bored and not learning anything anymore for whatever reason; quit your job, take a trip, get a new job, whatever, just go learn something. She said she …

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I Sputter

I live for the bursts of passion that spark through my life like an engine that won't quite catch.

Papa John and 9 Little Nazis – An Open Letter to the Ball State Board of Trustees from a Concerned Alumna

I have never been accused of beating around the bush or dodging hard subjects so I'll make this brief: Wenn ein Nazi am Tisch ist und neun andere Leute mit ihm reden, haben Sie einen Tisch mit zehn Nazis. When I attended Ball State we were required to take a foreign language in order to …

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Papa John and 9 Little Nazis – An Open Letter to the Ball State Board of Trustees from a Concerned Alumna

I have never been accused of beating around the bush or dodging hard subjects so I'll make this brief: Wenn ein Nazi am Tisch ist und neun andere Leute mit ihm reden, haben Sie einen Tisch mit zehn Nazis. When I attended Ball State we were required to take a foreign language in order to …

Continue reading Papa John and 9 Little Nazis – An Open Letter to the Ball State Board of Trustees from a Concerned Alumna