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What Would Dara Do: Part 5

This is the fifth in a series discussing how characters in The Shamra Chronicles would deal with current hot-button issues and pressures that confront today’s teens. How would Dara feel about today’s social media – namely Facebook, Twitter and texting? … Continue reading

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Lindsay Lohan: Those Terrible 5 Hours

Actress Lindsay Lohan was jailed once again for violating conditions of two 2007 DUI convictions. She was to serve 30-days in prison after getting booted out of a community service assignment at a women’s shelter. Instead she was released in … Continue reading

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What Would Dara Do: Part 4

This is the fourth in a series discussing how characters in The Shamra Chronicles would deal with current hot-button issues and pressures that confront today’s teens. A former student of mine suggested on my Facebook page that I discuss how … Continue reading

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Just Plain Rude.

This past week I took my granddaughter to see The Blue Man Group. While audience participation was encouraged a woman sitting next to me and one of her friends sitting in front of her took participation to a new and … Continue reading

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