rebelling against low expectations

AuthorLaini Russell

is a 15-year-old homeschooled girl who goes to a small Pentecostal church in Michigan. Being the outgoing person she is, meeting new people is a thorough joy and being around young children is something she thrives on. She also enjoys reading, crocheting, interneting (that’s a thing), and writing.

What Lord of the Rings Taught Me About Obsession


“The One Ring to rule them all …” If you’ve ever read (or seen) Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien this probably sounds pretty familiar. It happens to be the writing on the Ring of Power. Recently my mom and I were watching The Fellowship of the Ring, and every time I watch this movie, Bilbo’s reaction and mannerisms when he had to leave the Ring, and when he saw the Ring...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →