AP English Language
Readings, Observations, and Experiences
Whether for class or my own enjoyment, these are a collection of some of my sources for learning.
Film and Television
Nonfiction - Books
- Kimmel, haven. A Girl Named Zippy. New York: Broadway Books,2001.
Summary: Zippy talks about her experience growning up in Mooreland, Indiana since she was a baby. She talks about childhood, family, God, and innocence and experience.
" I have turned her life to God, to do as he sees fit.He must have a very special plan for her, becuase I'm sure that terrible staph infection in her ear that nearly killed her when she was a new born must have, as the doctors feared, reached her brain."(6)
" I not only had to spend countless hours of my life worshiping a God i didn't believe in..."(53)
"... i knew what my fate would be, and i was ready for it: i would be left with just my godless daddy and Minnie Hodson and her chickens, which we would take one by one, and kill, and eat."(60)
--Napoleon Astro 13:23, 2 October 2009 (UTC)Napoleon Astro