What Does Grit Mean?

What does it mean to have grit? According to Google, the word ‘grit’ had two definitions.

small loose particles of stone or sand. “she had a bit of grit in her eye”

courage and resolve; strength of character. “he displayed the true grit of the navy pilot”

However, I view…

As a teenager in today’s world, most of the time, my phone is used for social media. This title could cover apps like Instagram and Facebook, but in reality, most of my time is on the app Tiktok.

According to ‘The Times of India’, TikTok has surpassed Facebook and currently…

The moon was bright that night. Maybe it was because she was not near the city or because she never really appreciated it before, but if Tessa knew one thing, it was that the moon was bright that night.

Sitting on the beach, she felt the sand beneath her as…

In 1861, America broke out into the Civil War for many reasons. One of them was because of the effects removing slavery would have on the economy for the Southern states. The idea of banning slavery made the Southern states feel like their economy was threatened. According to Britannica, “The…

I did not read a single book from March to August (in August I had to start reading Shakespeare for school). And honestly, I do not regret it. In today’s world, it is so easy to be distracted by Netflix and Tiktok to the point where reading has become a…

Carmen Estela

I am a pair of fresh eyes looking at the world. I am a teenager trying to do my best to spread some light in the world.

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