• Roque's Weekly Review

    Roque’s Weekly Review for 11/14/18

    Hello Beautiful People, It is time for another weekly update. This last week of school has been one of the most hectic I have ever had. Being on the crew for the musical 9 to 5 all last week took up so much of my time, but I am back in the swing of things. Onward  .  .  . Photography Since I have been taking lots of photos lately, I was thinking it would be great to share some more of the newest ones that I have taken.   2.  This week’s Blog post: Living a Life of Curiosity My blog post this week is a musing about what it…

  • Roque Book Notes Post
    Reading Will Save the World

    Reading Will Save the World: My Book Notes

    Will reading save the world?  Yes.  This is an ongoing series about books and reading that I am carrying over from the previous incarnation of this blog.  Here at Bloom, I will continue to highlight books that I love but also delve deeper into my thoughts about what reading books means to me.  This week, I explain my book notes. I have been thinking a lot lately about what it means to be an active reader.  In my mind, it means questioning the content as one navigates through the highs and lows of a book.  It means grappling with conflicts, contemplating ideas, and seeking insight.  Reading guides us into exploring…