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Month: February 2017

My Trip To Museum Replicas

My Trip To Museum Replicas

  Museum Replicas is any history lovers dream, so going there was kind of heaven for me. We went last Friday and I added a Scottish dirk to my weapons collection. A dirk is a Scottish fighting knife. This is the Windlass Early Scottish Dirk. This type is a direct descendent of a medieval ballock dagger. This was for use alone, or with a shield and claymore (a two-edged broad sword used by Scottish Highlanders),  or a basket-hilt claymore. This…

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Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson: A review by Micah.

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson: A review by Micah.

This is my review of the book Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson. This is a beautifully written book about the life of a young African-American girl, Jacqueline Woodson, growing up in South Carolina and New York City in the 1960’s and 70’s. In vivid and eye opening poetry, Jacqueline Woodson gives a glimpse into her life growing in a country torn by prejudice and racism. The young Jacqueline is torn between two homes and two lives- her life in Greenville, South…

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Hello, I Am Back!

Hello, I Am Back!

Hello there, World! I fell off the face of the earth and it took a lot longer than I thought to climb back up, but here I am! I have  not been posting much but I am ready to start again. So get a cup of tea (iced or hot, you choose) and get ready for the Wonderfull Life Of Micah Cummins!