A cockroach flew onto the back of my neck last night.
To get to our vacation site, we had to cross the amazing Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel. I don’t remember traveling that way before, and we hit it for the first time as the sun was setting.
I found the history of the Outer Banks so fascinating. This string of barrier islands off the coast of North Carolina had channels between the sound and the Atlantic until 1828. When the last channel closed in, the sound gradually became more freshwater. Ducks began to flock there in vast numbers.
Society has decided that children should always be striving to achieve the next reading level and that there is no time to waste on easy texts for pleasure. Here is why this should be reconsidered.