Monthly Archives:

October 2010

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: Jasper Jones

    The year is 1965. The season is summer. The place is a little regional mining town called Corrigan. In Australia. This is where 13 year old Charlie Bucktin, our narrator, lives…

  • All about the mind

    How far is too far?

    When does a TV show or movie or even a book for that matter go too far? I read about this teenager who killed his 10 year old brother because he…

  • All about the mind

    Mental Health Week

    This week is Mental Health Week. I thought it would be a good idea to blog a bit about mental health awareness and the importance of therapy or medication. Did you…

  • Book Reviews

    Book Review: The Bell Jar

    The Bell Jar is a work of fiction and the first and only novel written by Sylvia Plath. It is set in America in the 1950s and is about Esther Greenwood,…

  • Soapbox Issues

    Acts of Bullying

    I read last week about this 18 year old boy, Tyler Clementi in the US committing suicide last week after a sex video featuring him without his permission was broadcast online.…