I've been stuck. I originally intended for this blog to be about history. I wanted to make biweekly posts, dissecting different historical figures, events, and backgrounds that I'd read about. I wanted those posts to be long, to be thought-provoking, well-written. I wanted to sound intelligent and introspective. I wanted a lot. So naturally, I … Continue reading Take Two!
I'm going to preface this by saying that I realize this is not the kind of thing I said I would be posting on this blog. The history posts are coming, I promise. But more than anything, this blog is my voice, and right now, I have something to say. I am frustrated, and I … Continue reading “A Republic, Ma’am, If You Can Keep It.”
I didn't intend to fall in love with history. As a matter of fact, I spent several years adamant that I never would. History is boring, right? Dates and names, blurry black-and-white photos, old white-haired men and boring legal documents written on yellowed paper. I had no time for all of that. I preferred stories. … Continue reading An Introduction.