“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” –Mark Twain Advertisements

Lord of the Flies

We’re officially starting Lord of the Flies in HEL. I’m very excited, because it is one of my favorite books. I read it in freshman year, and I remember being so deeply moved by it and its implications on the nature of humans and society that I cried several times (which doesn’t usually happen for … More Lord of the Flies