Month: December 2014

Prince Naseem Hamed: Britain’s Best Boxer

When I was a kid, I still had heroes. Sportsmen whose muscle memory I’d try to rip off on the wide open playing fields of suburbia; actors I’d get in trouble for impersonating at the Bentall Centre; chart rappers I’d wish my parents were more like. These were people who seemed to represent worlds of Read More

“The American Colonies” by Alan Taylor

Alan Taylor’s “The American Colonies” Chapter Summaries 1. Taylor makes a big issue over environmentalism—why? The environment plays a big part in the analysis of European and North American colonies and their interaction and inevitable confrontation, due to the fact that, back then, the environment dictated the lives of its inhabitants. Today’s society, with the Read More

I Don’t Feel The Same Joy As I Did When I Was A Kid

Is feeling joyless part of growing older? My mother came in my room today, telling me a girl we know had her baby and what the name was and all of that. I didn’t care.(I’m not mad she told me, I just didn’t care) She thought it was cool though. The only answer I could Read More