I Almost Shot My Classmates

A story from Daniel Riley that has gone viral on FB: "I almost shot my classmates when I was fourteen years old. I was not mentally ill. I had no juvenile criminal record. I'd never been suspended from school. I was a straight-A student. I almost shot my classmates, because I experienced a moment of … Continue reading I Almost Shot My Classmates

Advertisements

Intruder Drill

A post I found from Timothy Phillip on Facebook hits all the right points, I hope you enjoy the post as much as I did. "Next Tuesday we will have an “active shooter” / intruder drill at our school, and I will hunker down behind flimsy wooden cabinet doors with my students. You see, we … Continue reading Intruder Drill

An Open Letter To Gordon Hayward

As most of you already know I am a Jazz fan. And any of you that are basketball fans know that Gordon Hayward left the Jazz in an announcement/open letter on July 4. It was hard to hear/read. However, as sad as this is to say, Jazz fans are used to being left and lied … Continue reading An Open Letter To Gordon Hayward

A letter from my home state

Utah is very republican. I mean really, really red. It's almost disgusting how red that state is. However, that's not what this post is about. This post is about an open letter To President Obama I came across that happens to come from a Utahan man. There are few times I proudly say I am … Continue reading A letter from my home state