Taking things too seriously, since 1987. 


Welcome to Something to Share with the Class, an independent website featuring original writing by Jordan David Allen.

On the essays tab, readers can find DIY investigative journalism, modern historical fiction, personal narrative essays, and writing for children.

Readers can expect to find one new piece posted every month. 

Featured Essay for September:
What Are You Looking For? Part 3

Chronologically, this series simply tells the story of every significant experience I recall ever personally having with law enforcement, both domestic and international. Part 3 covers stories from Milwaukee to Nairobi to Madrid and more.