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The Thoughts in Someone’s Mind Disclaimer: this is not a true story and this is not my actual feelings. This is a fictional story of the emotions and pain of an imaginary person that I made up. This is not supposed to be a comparison to my life or anyone... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
my improvement as a writer I sit in this desolate room wondering what to write for this final metacognition. Metacognition were not my favorite, I find them quite boring in fact. But I’m must do well as this final assignment is like a kiss goodbye to my 8th grade English... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
My thoughts while I’m walking I remember when I could walk freely and hang out with people, I remember when I didn’t have to step six feet away from a person whenever I saw someone, I remember when I was free. But now due to these current situations, it really... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
The Man in the Driveway I was in my room, laying in my bed and my heart was pounding. I felt my pulse bouncing beating like a drum. There was someone outside of my house. My blankets were pulled over my head in fear I had to get another look... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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What I was, What I am now “I will never speak to you again!” I said in my deep, angry voice with rage. I didn’t want to witness his despicable plans, his hurtful comments, and his damaging lies. He has caused me so much pain, I felt like a wounded... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
To experience nature truly. You need to be excluded, alone, and peaceful. My fists clenched like I gripping bike handles. I was in a meadow, a one on a hill, in the middle of no where. The breeze was perfect, enough to cool me off, but not enough to disturb... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
This weeks stories were fabulous I feel like every student went above and beyond on there work. And for the many narrative stories that I read, there were a few that really stuck out to me. Whether it would be the students incredible similes or images on action these students... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
I loved this assignment! It was fun, easy and quick. And when I say that it might sound bad; for I said it was quick and easy. But the only reason I’m saying that is because I picked a good book. I feel like if I picked a book that... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
What techniques did I use in my narrative structure? I tried using micro works skills and I managed to use some strategies but there are two parts of my narrative story that I’m really proud of. I really liked the start and end of my story. For the conclusion I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
The Change in The People you meet My friend became a new person Friends come an go, you make some in your years of grade school; however when high school comes there gone. And although I’m not in high school I have lost very important friendships when changing schools. It... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
Mario Odyssey and stories doing something you love Let me paint you the picture, I’m sitting in my cozy closet/work place. I’m listening to an audiobook while playing a peaceful game called Mario Odyssey. I love this game and it is amazing. It is a story game where you create... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
I really like the trail in the back of our yard, its the start of a big trail leading to a pond and a couple roads, its very peaceful and take 30 minutes walks there often. It’s a good place to reflect, clear your head, and just think. There is... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
Times are tough, and there’s no way around it. This is not what the world was ready for, and it is the most damaging event in the last decade. We need to be optimistic and stay positive; the truth to this virus right now is that we don’t have a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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The support of friends “I get by with a little help from my friends” -the Beatles Friends are great at bringing you out of your comfort zone. They encourage you, comfort you, and persuade you to do whatever they want you to try out. Whenever I’m trying a new sport... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
A place like no other “Everyone’s got somewhere they call home” -Roger Waters To find inner peace, you must go to place that brings peace. A place where you feel alone and isolated, a place to reflect, a place thats your own. My place is far out in Montana, at... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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The support friends can give “things are never quite as bad when you’ve got a best friend” -Bill Waterson The greatest experiences are the ones with your friends. And at my sleep way camp, I grew great bonds with the people there and the outcome was a lot of fun... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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The Impact of an Older Brother How much they can do “Brothers are what best friends can never be.” -anonymous You look up to the older people in your life. Whether it’s an older kid at school, or even a big brother, they are someone you strive to become, and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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what friends are for “no act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted” Friends are there to stick up for you. And whenever people make fun of me for my stuttering issue, my friend Charlie is always there for me. If a kid was teasing me, Charlie would... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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Happiness with my friends as we drink Koolaid “If you build the guts to do something, anything, then you better save enough to face the consequences.”-anonymous Empathy is an essential core value. Empathy is caring for others and standing up for someone when no one else is. When someone is... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
my horrible blues song The reason I made this song was because of what I did one November morning. And what I did was grabbing a banjo and trying to play it. Although I’m not necessarily good I still really enjoy it. And as I kept playing, I got a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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The Impact of the Modest Mouse How a song can change your mood “Good music calms my soul, it takes me to another place, away from my problems” -anonymous A musician thats important to you has to speak to you. Their lyrics have to sink into you and make you... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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Power of Music Practice makes progress “It's not necessarily the amount of time you spend at practice that counts; it's what you put into the practice” To improve at something you have to practice. And practicing piano is nothing different. Choosing to practice or not determines your skill and your... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2020 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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reading isn’t just learning “We lose ourselves in books, we find ourselves there too” -Kristin Martz To get ahead in this world, you have to play smart. And in the book Tom Sawyer it showed me how being a trickster can get you ahead. Whether it’s tricking someone into doing... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2019 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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earning respect “respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.” -Leo Tolstoy Everyone has someone they look up to. And for me, that was my oldest brother Nick. He’s the oldest of my brothers, and in my mind he was the “coolest.” Whatever he did I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2019 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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How friends can lift spirits what recess can do to someone When having a bad day, a friend can be there for support. Even if it’s just a joke or a fun conversation, friends can make everything better. If a class isn’t going well, or if you woke up on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2019 at 2021 Soukup, Colin
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