sksk3 is tired of the middle school trends that carry over into high school. Do you agree? —Sparkitors
Alright guys, you're in high school now, and you know what that means: no more kid stuff. Well, at least, there needs to be a dramatic... More →
WARNING: If you’re planning on going to Starkid’s SPACE Tour and don’t want to know what'll happen, READ NO FURTHER. From here on out, there will be spoilers galore.
A few weeks ago, I got a call from my friend Tara. She shouted in my ear,... More →
Synesthesian gives us her helpful, hopeful take on depression, and how she's dealt with it.–Sparkitors
I have a chronic disease.
While it isn't terminal, it's extremely inconvenient, and I'll probably be fighting against it my whole life. I get sore for no reason, I have... More →
whichwitchiswhich? was reading Hamlet in English class when she came across a passage with two mentions of "loam" and of course she couldn't resist drawing a werewolf with a jetpack! Who could?... More →
Sparklers, an Exciting Thing is happening! Next week! Put on your I'm-so-thrilled-I-could-pee-my-pants pants and get ready to jump up and down, because we are about to KNOCK YOUR SOCKS OFF.
Next week is Recipe Week on SparkLife. And no, that does not mean we are expecting... More →
Allow me to express my grievances in a parody song. You sing it to the tun of the Napoleon vs. Napoleon epic rap battle on YouTube, specifically, Napoleon Dynamite's first part:Gosh
I can't believe how disappointing college is
No matter how hard I try, I can't... More →
Dear Jono,I'm about to say something I think you hear a lot. But I'm gonna say it anyway. So there's this guy... Well, see, he's my boyfriend, actually, and I love him and we have very few issues, and communicate well, and... More →
When we first read Eragon, we loved it (forgive our preteen ignorance). With Eldest, we were a tad bit disappointed. And when Brisingr came out, we almost died of boredom—and were a bit annoyed that Christopher Paolini decided to extend his trilogy into a four-book... More →
Q: Did you have a life before you were a teacher? Do you ever look back and think, "Wow...I used to be so cool."A: That’s silly. Until I became a teacher, I never considered myself “cool.”
My life before I became a teacher was a series... More →
BUTTS, PUT DOWN YOUR BOWLS OF RAW COOKIE DOUGH AND LISTEN UP. We've got somethin' for ya. It's sexy, it's action-packed, and it's downright breathtaking—and no, we ain't talkin' about Chelsea Dagger's sweaty forehead. What we have here is the brand-new... More →