A Sociological Exploration of Antidepressants

      Azure Ides-Grey / History & Fiction
A Sociological Exploration of Antidepressants

Mental health is a hot topic, including treatment for mental illness. In this essay, I approach antidepressants in a sociological fashion. The dimensions I consider include: general information, the statistics of antidepressant usage, how antidepressants relate to the medical model, the efficacy of antidepressants, and how antidepressants can be understood through sociological frameworks.A brother and sister discover a hidden world beneath sand dunes while on vacation. The Sands of Oz is a mythical place that supposedly only exists in a book that was written by Frank L. Baum, but was never published. Only bits and pieces were ever released and only used in promotional ads for the area near Lake Michigan that has sands dunes that reach up to 300 feet tall. If Mr. Baum had developed an alternative to the Wizard of Oz, this might be the world he imagined.****PLEASE NOTE**********UNFINISHED STORY*****
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    The Relation Between Social Justice and Christianity

      Azure Ides-Grey / History & Fiction
The Relation Between Social Justice and Christianity

Social justice is one of the most widely used terms in modern times, yet it’s a difficult term to define. The Christian Bible repeats certain words that seem to relate to social justice, intuitively speaking; words such as poor, money, captivity, and sick. I contend that social justice is fundamental to the Christian faith, as made evident through the lives of people like Bonhoeffer, etc.Sam Sam and Marzipan is an imaginative adventure story as seen through the eyes of a four year old boy. Sam and his faithful off white and ginger cat - Marzipan, live in a magical world where Marzipan not only talks but understands Sam's every thought and is his most loyal friend. Other objects come to life and assume characters as imaginative and creative as only a four year old boy can be. In a world where imagination has no boundaries Sam Sam, creates his own world with - his silly old cat.Sam Sam is Sam's imaginative name - an extension of Sam, and his name when he assumes his world of imagination, which as a sole child, he seeks out regularly.
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