• Iphy wrote a new post, (no title), on the site iphys week 1 week, 3 days ago

    It’s the last blog of the school year from me, I had an amazing school year and am excited for next year to be even more productive, focused and learn as much as possible!

    Since it’s the last blog post I’ll […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, The End of Year 3, on the site Mel 1 week, 4 days ago

    The whole time I’ve been ALFing, there’s been something about the end of year 3. An aura, or a promise: threes are magical. When I was uncertain, blindsided by a question for the first time, moving through a sit […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, Tag! Tag! Tag!, on the site Mel 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    This is a list of tag games that I like! We play a lot of tag, and these varieties keep it interesting. The descriptions under each are as close to word-for-word how I explain them to new players. [Notes in […]

  • Iphy wrote a new post, My week, on the site iphys week 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    Happy Birthday to Andy Hurley!

    Monday: There was no school so..

    Tuesday: I did math on Khan Academy and my Daily French with Duolingo

    Wednesday: I did Chemistry with Hugo, we finished Introduction of the […]

  • First off, Happy Birthday to G-Eazy!

    Second off, my week:

    Monday: I did French and learned about German history.

    Tuesday: I did math, French, grilled fruits + veggies in cooking, and I learned about […]

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  • Mel wrote a new post, Post-SotA Reentry Feels, on the site Mel 1 month ago

    A couple months ago I posted about School of the Alternative – a self-directed art camp for grownups that I applied to go play at. This week, I went and came back again. I’m still processing, and there’s a post […]

  • Iphy wrote a new post, My week, on the site iphys week 1 month, 1 week ago

    My week was fantastic, but before getting into it, Happy Birthday to Ellen Ochoa!

    Monday: I did acrobatics, French and the first class of Chemistry here at ALC!

    Tuesday: I did math, French and learned how […]

  • Iphy wrote a new post, My week, on the site iphys week 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    My week was fantastic, but before I talk about it, Happy Birthday, Noah Munck!

    Monday: The week started with Acro, kickball and then French.

    Tuesday: I helped out Hugo in math since my computer was broken […]

  • Iphy wrote a new post, Last week at school, on the site iphys week 2 months ago

    This is the last week at school, happy birthday to Bendon Urie!

    This week was super fun.

    Monday: I worked on my essay about nursery rhymes, did math and French.

    Tuesday: I did cooking where we made poké […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, Pre-Break Focused Blog Brilliance, on the site Mel 2 months ago

    I was working on this blog post but then we were retelling jokes and redrawing old drawings and talking about your flesh seashells aka your ears and old timey music and queerbaiting and the Titanic and who belongs […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, Gratitude for Gratitudes, on the site Mel 2 months, 1 week ago

    Today, I’m feeling really grateful for Gratitudes – my favorite part of our daily routine here. It’s an optional meeting, every afternoon, but I try to never miss one. It’s been an anxious few weeks for me, but I […]

  • Iphy wrote a new post, My week, on the site iphys week 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Happy birthday to Booker T. Washington!

     

    Here’s what happened in my week:

    Monday: I worked on my essay about animal testing, and I did Acrobatics. Also, Douglas ran around in a box for […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, On the Work of Love, on the site Mel 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    When we see love as a combination of trust, commitment, care, respect, knowledge, and responsibility, we can work on developing these qualities or, if they are already a part of who we are, we can learn to […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, A Paradox, on the site Mel 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty: not knowing what comes next.

    -Ursula K. LeGuin, The Left Hand of Darkness

  • The question is, what precisely makes something what it is; and what makes it the same thing with the passage of time?

    Phenomenal consciousness is about the temporal “depth” of the pre […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, On Time Travel, on the site Mel 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Since events of the future inevitably became events of the past, to engineer a new history actually was possible. One merely need to choose one’s actions carefully, and allow enough time to pass.
    -Laurie J. M […]

  • Mel wrote a new post, On Standing In Your Self, on the site Mel 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Choose how your nature shapes you. Embrace it. Find the strength in it. Or fight yourself and remain forever incomplete.

    -N.K. Jemisin, The Kingdom of Gods

  • Mel wrote a new post, On Joy, on the site Mel 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Without contrasts, how does one appreciate the different forms that joy can take?
    -N.K. Jemisin, How Long ’til Black Future Month?

  • Mel wrote a new post, What Is Magic?, on the site Mel 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    What is magic? There is the wizards’ explanation, which comes in two forms, depending on the age of the wizard. Older wizards talk about candles, circles, planets, stars, bananas, chants, runes, and t […]

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