Book: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins (A MUST READ! It's the second novel in her "Hunger Games" trilogy)
"We read to know we are not alone."
The beginning of the school year usually commences somewhat smoothly for me and most likely inspires me to become the ideal student. I would like to say that this continues for the rest of the year, but unfortunately sleep and homework and difficult schoolwork prevent me from being prompt, inspired, and a perfectionist. (Particularly this is noticed in the quality of my handwriting...) Anyway, I am inspired by my English class. I have AP Lit sixth period with some of the smartest (and coolest!) kids I've ever met (as well as possibly one of my favorite teachers to date!), and that means that the discussions will be thought-provoking and memorable. Today we discussed different pieces of literature including our summer reading (All the King's Men Robert Penn Warren) and I came home inspired to read more...