Me runnning free and unihinbited, discarding clothing
Me runnning free and unihinbited, discarding clothing
You may feel naked at first, but you’ll get used to it.

I lived like a goddess for the first 6 years of my K-12 education. This was because I did not attend traditional elementary school: I was homeschooled and my parents did not grade me. When I started going to public school in 7th grade (you can imagine the chaos), I was surprised to find myself one of the top of my class. I came to public school with an entrenched love of learning that research and professionals in conversations around me are saying comes from a deeply instilled intrinsic motivation, not an extrinsic one. Good grades, while nice to get…

Karah L Parks

Community College Professor, artist, aspiring writer of comics, and shoulder-demon whisperer.

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