Value of Classical Literature…and Then Some.

Quite a few people cringe at the mere thought of cracking open a book and perusing its detailed pages. Many do not derive any enjoyment from reading, and most do not read because they do not find it an activity worthy of their time. The value of reading classics is great, not just for AP […]

Bad Idea Factory, What?

Bad Idea Factory. That seems counterintuitive, doesn’t it? Churning out bad ideas, one after the other. In the process of innovation (click Innovation, What is it? to learn more about it!), sometimes it can be extremely helpful to come up with “bad” ideas. It’s a creative way to get your brain thinking in the opposite […]

Innovation, What is it Exactly?

What is innovation exactly? My english teacher announced at the beginning of the school year, that we would be doing an innovation project, and starting the idea farming movement. At first, all the students were pretty flabbergasted. What? What… is idea farming? What… is an innovation project? What is innovation in the first place? It […]

Check Off the Bucket List!

Last weekend, I decided I wanted to watch the film Insidious Chapter 2 in the cinema. I had never ever watched a horror film in the theater before, and I was absolutely terrified of the few I had watched before. What posessed me to suggest this crazy idea to the group of friends I shared […]