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Am I Barbie Now?
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So youve seen it in the news lately. How Barbie could never survive in the real world , how her dimensions would be way off realistic standards and how nothing would make sense. Well even though that true the world still has Barbie standards... (more »)
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The Reader
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Looking back on it, I don't really remember learning how to read. I just remember doing it. And doing it a lot. I remember the first time I ever got hooked on a series of books. Hundreds of dollars have gone towards buying sequels. But why?... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
Devon Cahill of Letter to Memphis on Music Style
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With an eccentric mixture of folk, blues, and indie rock, it is no surprise that vocalist Devon Cahill refers to her band’s music style as “Indie folk with soul.” Starting as part of a duo covering songs in a living room to becoming a... (more »)
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Life After The First Step
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I cant even begin to explain how much this piece really means to me. But I'll try my best to explain in depth. Life is all about how you juggle the things that life hands to you. "What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." I'm a firm believer in... (more »)
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Are You Okay?
By , Hallandale Beach, FL
"Are you okay?" Where do i begin?  Well easy things first: Jane Doe, 16, aries (if anyone cares), latina.  Any siblings you may ask?  Yes.    I'm 16 and already have to  really start thinking about myself.  It's like when you were under... (more »)
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Hypocrite
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Put others first; that’s what they always told me. To do otherwise was to be selfish. They never taught me how or when to put myself first. You’ve told me more than once that I deserve to love myself more than anyone... (more »)
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Looking Ahead
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Speaking of Aspergers, what a crazy, awesome, confounding, saddening, and all-in-all wild year it's been for me. It's been what, two years since my Mom revealed to me that I had Aspergers, and yet it's only been in the past few... (more »)
Subsection: Memoirs  
Let's Talk About... Mental Health This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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When my mother first found out that I was depressed, she felt a mixture of shock, sadness and pride. She was shocked that I was, well, depressed; she was sad that I was going through a rough patch in life; she was proud that I could admit that I... (more »)
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Trey, Remember Our Infinity
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Trey. Trey is the boy who climbs the mountains with me. He is the boy who swims the rivers and gets me lost in the corn maze every year we go. He is the boy my parents used to tease me about, all the time, because we have known each other... (more »)
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An Adventure
By , Athens, GA
{June 25, 2015}   I don't know why this week, I started thinking of suicide when I haven't in a months; but then maybe I do.   I remember today, realizing yesterday that I was trying to make myself perfect... (more »)
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Zucchini and Lightning Don't Mix This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The sky cast a murky, grey mood on the river and an echo hung silent in the air. It was a dank Saturday morning and my team was preparing for an upcoming race. As we launched the boat into the river, the turbid water crawled over and seeped... (more »)
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Importance Of Diversity
President Johnson, responsible for designing The Great Society, once stated, “The land flourished because it was fed from so many sources-because it was nourished by so many cultures and traditions and peoples”(Johnson). America was... (more »)
Subsection: Academic Writing  
Guilt
By , Shelburne, VT
I have four parents. Yes, four. A mother, a father, a stepmother, and a stepfather. Every Friday, I pack my massive blue duffle bag and hop in the car. I drive two towns over to whatever house I am scheduled to be in for that week. I have been... (more »)
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The Battle of the Bulge
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December 16, 1944 The Allies begin their final push towards the German fatherland. The battle hardened Germans put up a valiant defense but they are overwhelmed no matter how many tanks they destroy the Americans just keep replacing them. The... (more »)
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A Hike to Remember
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It was all that anyone could talk about. Ever since the beginning of the year in Polish Wentur Scouts, we were being encouraged to go. I knew I wasn’t going to go no matter what but I still had a lot of questions that I wanted answered out of... (more »)
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Whipped Cream Bed Head
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I got out the eggs and threw them into the silver mixing bowl, avoiding the little puffs of flour that were wafting out over the edges. He had yet to arrive, but I couldn’t really blame him. It was 6:58. He had told me he wanted to make... (more »)
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