Blog 16, Civil Disobedience

After reading Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience, my opinion on the government has not changed at all, I understand what he is talking about, but, that dose not always mean I agree 100% with what he is saying. An example of this would be how when he…

Thoreau’s Attempt

After reading both of Emerson’s works as well as Thoreau’s exert from ‘Walden’ I feel as if they are both basically the same thing. They both talk about going out into the woods to discover who you are. Both of them talk about getting out…

The End of the Debate

When myself and most likely the whole class came into this unit in the class, I think no one had any idea how we were going to get through it and what we would do when we were standing up there, in front of the…

Free Community College Tuition Pro

The topic I drew for the debate was weather or not we should have free community college tuition, I am fighting for the pro side. Personally, I was not for this topic when we did the assignment for pro’s and con’s. I thought that not…

Ringing in the New Year

As we move into 2019 the world is not much better than in the past. There are many of things that can be changed or things that can be debated and changed. For example, a big debate in the United States that many are familiar…

Virtues Experiment

Over the course of the last week, I have tried to keep track of the virtues that my table came up with for the project as best as I can. And, lets just say, Saint hood is not right around the corner. Yes, I’m sure…

Dodo’s Conundrum

Recently we have been reading the poem ‘The Dodo’s Conundrum’ which has been fairly hard to understand. Now, part of that might be that for the first little while that we were trying to break down what it was about, me and my group would…

The Finish of Poetry

Since we began poetry, I have changed my opinion on what poetry is. I came in thinking about how god awful it is, thinking how horrible and how much I hate poetry. Leaving, I still am not a huge fan, but at least now I…

Poetry Blog

When I think of poetry, I think of one of two things. This sucks and I have no idea what is being portrayed in the writing, or, this is really creative but it is still extremely boring. And, coming out of this chapter I am…

Independent Reading Book 2, Knights Templar

When I was looking to choose a second book for reading, I did not think it would be hard. It ended up being a little difficult because I did not really want to read something that I did not really care about. So, I decided…