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Hello Giver. Meet Grammar.

I’ll shout it from the mountain tops! The great divorce of grammar and good literature can go on no longer! Since someone who sits in a cushier chair than me …

Counting By 7’s

This Cult of Pedagogy summer book club read was tons of fun. Well, except for the main character’s parents dying on the eighth page. ¬†Through the eyes of Willow Chance, …