Was It I Before E Except After C? Bee a Spelling Champion with Word Games

The definition of stichomythia is "a dialogue in which two characters speak alternative lines of verse, used as a stylistic device in ancient Greek drama." You didn't know that? Well, neither did I, but I also did not win last year's National Spelling Bee. This year it takes place on May 28, and instead of […]

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The Real Ireland

The St. Patrick's Day parade coming up serves as a reminder of the lovely trip I took to the Emerald Isle two years ago. I'd rather spend the day learning about the history of the event than going on a pub crawl in a sea of green, but that's just me. One of my favorite […]

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