#DailyWritingChallenge – Integrity

Integrity. Noun. Adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.Dictionary.com After a lot (and I mean a lot) of indecision and restless thought about this blog, I turned to friends for advice. I had looked up the dictionary definition, read the blogs of others and breainstormed pages of notes that ultimately ended … Continue reading #DailyWritingChallenge – Integrity

#DailyWritingChallenge – Respect

This is not the blog I expected to write today. I was almost sure I wouldn't be able to harness the enormous theme of 'respect' into something brief and engaging enough for a #DailyWritingChallenge entry... and then a very good friend, an NHS paediatric nurse, brought something to my attention that boiled my blood. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LIhgwQMHQPQContinue reading #DailyWritingChallenge – Respect

#DailyWritingChallenge – Curiosity

https://happilyeverafteretc.com/25-free-printables-for-your-home/ Curiosity. Noun. The desire to learn or know about anything; Inquisitiveness.https://www.dictionary.com/browse/curiosity?s=t Curiosity is the value that immediately sprang to mind as I chatted to one of my pupils this morning (over the phone, observing and respecting all social distancing and professional boundaries, I feel obligated to add!) They told me excitedly about all the … Continue reading #DailyWritingChallenge – Curiosity

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini [Review]

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Kite-Runner-Khaled-Hosseini/dp/1526604744/ref=sr_1_1?crid=368BKRQA1G5B7&dchild=1&keywords=the+kite+runner&qid=1588258988&sprefix=the+kite%2Caps%2C165&sr=8-1 I finished reading this book a little over a fortnight ago and I've known since then that I wanted to write about it, because reading it was an experience that I am eager to explore and share. The Kite Runner is a bildungsroman published in 2003, charting a journey to adulthood that begins against … Continue reading The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini [Review]