QUOTE: Oscar Wilde

"The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame." -Oscar Wilde Yours, HOLLY

Valentine’s Day: A History

Every year on February 14, people in the United States rush around buying their romantic interests chocolates, flowers, cards, and other gifts. It is a holiday that teenage girls dream longingly about, while at the same time causing teenage boys to cringe. Children often give each other Valentine's Day cards in school, and decorate their … Continue reading Valentine’s Day: A History

Abraham Lincoln: A History

Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809, in Hodgenville, Kentucky. Just like the saying goes he was born in a log cabin, and as a child he enjoyed reading. Eventually Lincoln became a lawyer after working as a shopkeeper, a postmaster, and a store owner, among other things. He was elected in 1834 to … Continue reading Abraham Lincoln: A History

Nerds: A History

At the present moment, I would classify myself as a nerd. I love to read, write, watch BBC TV series, and all sorts of other things that your average person would think was geeky. This isn't something that I view in a negative light- on the contrary, I am very proud to be a nerd. … Continue reading Nerds: A History

QUOTE: Stephen Chbosky

"So I guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons. And maybe we'll never know most of them." - The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Yours, HOLLY