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I used to never live in Michigan, until that all changed about a year ago. I had only been to Michigan one time before I moved here. I had just turned 15 years old, ready to get my Florida permit, until my step-father got a phone call. The... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
My Hero
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Hero is a word that brings many of us joy to hear and makes us feel safe and protected. I always want to be a hero just like in the movies. I believed to be a hero you need to have superpowers and a cool outfit, but as I got older I learned the... (more »)
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The Last Game of the Season
“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure."- Marianne Williamson. I remember listening to my father say this quote to me before the final basketball game of the season. I... (more »)
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The Spark of Technology
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Technology is everywhere.  People heavily depend on technology to better their lives.  Banks, markets, hospitals, schools and departments stores depend on technology.  Where and how it got its start is the question.  Who was IBM?  Who was... (more »)
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After Earth
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At times I sit under the apples in the orchard and think... WHat am I doing here? When will all this end? And when it does, what next? I mean, Hawkings says that the reason he believes not in God's existence is because time started at the point... (more »)
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Miracles
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The way I figure it, everyone gets a miracle. It could be something so magnificent as to have all the meaning in the world to everyone or it could simply be one for you. The measures of all miracles are endless, infinite. But as John Green once... (more »)
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Finding Me
By , Clarkston, MI
A follower, a no one, just sitting back and living life to the fullest, I’d say if someone asked me what I am. Turn my head and walk away, never myself,  just someone people wanted me to be. Sacrificing myself  for others... (more »)
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Survival of the Fittest
By , Clarkston, MI
It has been several months since I’ve seen any of my brothers, and I missed them.  As I looked out of the bus window, I reflect on all the things we did together from playing soccer in the backyard to mountain biking and snowboarding... (more »)
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"To Take"
The Cold Atlantic air dances across my face, as I get out of the rental car, “Reece!” I shout “Get up!”  My brother Reece does not move still feeling the effects of Ireland's Pubs from last night.... (more »)
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"Reaching for your goals"
By , clarkston, MI
I now have started taking action reaching for my goals. But first you have to make them, and one of the hardest decisions you can make is what do with the rest of your life. Making my goals starts when I was really little my dream was... (more »)
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"Change"
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I used to never live in Michigan, until that all changed about a year ago. I had only been to Michigan one time before I moved here. I had just turned 15 years old, ready to get my Florida permit, until my step-father got a phone call. The... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
The Glass
By , Clarkston, MI
Shaking, I typed the terrifying but necessary words into my Google search bar under an incognito tab. The pixelated letters instilled a fear in me, staring at me in disapproval. I rested my hand on the mouse, slowly scrolling through all of the... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
All Burnt Out
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WASHINGTON—Groundbreaking studies have recently shed light on the political practices of ancient civilizations. Specifically, researchers have uncovered conclusive evidence that politicians were once honest about their agendas and political... (more »)
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"Who Would Eat Flavored Bubbles"
By , lewisville, TX
The year 2012, I was in sixth grade. It was probably the worst year of my life. I didn’t have a lot of friends, my grades weren’t…that great. That was until, the end of March. In my History class we had to create a... (more »)
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True friend
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Over the past years, I’ve spent a lot of time with my thoughts, hoping to find a true friend and striving for freedom from the pain of not having one. It is a difficult process trying to find someone that is like your other half, that... (more »)
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So Close
By , clarkston, MI
I was really sick, couldn't breathe. I was allergic to my mom’s milk. My parents didn't bring me home until 2 weeks after I was born. A month later after being home, I was rushed to the hospital because I stopped breathing I was turning... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
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