Poem Pastiche – Maggie and Milly and Molly and May

Maggie and Milly and Molly and May – E. E. Cummings

Maggie and milly and molly and may

Journal Entry on ‘Next’

Next – Michael Chrichton – 528 pages

The major theme of this novel is gene legislation. As our knowledge of genetics progresses, the companies and corporations that develop genetic cures and discover new genes [...]

Journal Entry on ‘The Grapes of Wrath’

The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck – 536 pages

‘The Grapes of Wrath’ is a very political novel, and it is one of those books where everything symbolizes something in the real world. [...]

Personal Response to ‘The Catcher in the Rye’

As I was reading this book, I really didn’t like Holden. His negative attitude really got on my nerves. But, there were some things that he liked, and the things that he did like were all quite touching, which made me realize that despite [...]

‘The Catcher in the Rye’ Pastiche

I love my sister Phoebe, but she can be a real pain in the ass sometimes. Like this one night when I left my room to smoke a cigarette outside, she caught me in the hall and dragged me to her room (for a [...]

Who Will I Be

Ever since we were little, this has been something we have all been thinking about, some perhaps more than others.  But despite all these minutes, hours, or even years we have spent thinking about this, I don’t think any of us have a definite [...]

‘Names & Faces’ Now Online!

Have a look at our Names & Faces project, where we introduce members of the SSIS support staff to the school community.

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