A kid needs somebody to look up to, so each year the Hispanic Sports Foundation for Education (HSFE) designates a class of heroes for the National Hispanic Heritage Hall of Honor.
Education has become more oriented toward measurable results and statistics in the last couple of decades, but some of us who were working with kids in schools locally remember the glories of being involved with children on a regular basis.
I had a father and I am a father, and I have known a wide variety of fathers.
If America prides itself on anything, it is our Bill of Rights, 10 amendments to the Constitution to ensure that certain human freedoms are protected from government interference.
“Everything you do teaches you,” they say, and Mark Eells learned a lot last weekend at the O.Henry World Championship Pun-Off in Austin.
You heard your mother’s voice for the first time while you were still in the womb.
“Consider a world in which cause and effect are erratic.
The construct of music offers a mathematic perfection, seemingly able to precisely recreate a performance, right down to the inhale and true to the exact expression.
This week, we had heroes rush to extinguish a fire and lose their lives in an effort to keep the fertilizer plant in West from exploding.
The short answer is yes, creative writing can be taught, but like most claims, it’s more complicated than that.