"Perhaps kids really did come into the world trailing clouds of glory, as Woodsworth ha so confidently proclaimed, but they also shit in their pants until they learned better." Doctor Sleep, Stephen King
“I don’t know if you’ve ever felt like that. That you wanted to sleep for a thousand years. Or just not exist. Or just not be aware that you do exist. Or something like that. I think wanting that is very morbid, but I want it when I get like this. That’s why I’m trying not to think. I just want it all to stop spinning.” ― Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
This is why a morning-allergic person like me gets up at 5:30am to put some words down before the kids get up. Can't wait until they're late-sleeping teens so I can sleep a bit later too:) [Quotable - Stephen King]
Kevin DeYoung (born 1977) is an American Christian Reformed Evangelical theologian and author. DeYoung is a member of the Gospel Coalition with Tim Keller, John Piper and others. In 2012 DeYoung also gained nationwide attention for his article responding to the viral video Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus after the popular rapper Lecrae posted DeYoung's article, "Does Jesus hate religion? Kinda, sorta, not really," on Facebook.
Many of the classic books from our school days, including To Kill a Mockingbird and A Wrinkle in Time, featured heroic young girls who inspired us growing up. Some of our favorite "kids'" books — that are just as relevant and enjoyable to