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The Underdogs This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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People pity the poor. It is a fact. Some donate their old clothes, some donate money, and some donate their time, but besides that they just feel pure pity. I used to feel pity for them, and obviously I am still pained by their lack of basic... (more »)
My Beginning
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I remember sitting at home watching baseball like I was in the game. I remember going around playing with toy soldiers like there was no reality. I remember sleeping at night like there was no worries in our world. Now, that's all they are.... (more »)
Ode to Grandma
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Wikipedia says that a hero is “a character who, in the face of danger and adversity… displays courage and the will for self sacrifice.” Webster, defines a hero as “a peson who is admired for great or brave acts or fine qualities.” To... (more »)
Superheroes
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I never believed that superheroes were real. I always thought that they were just something you see in the movies. A simple figment of the imagination. I was wrong. I found out that a superhero isn't just somebody who runs around in... (more »)
My Hero
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Who is my hero you ask? Well that’s easy because my hero has always been my older sister. Maybe a lot of teens my age say the same thing and I’m not going to say my story tops all, but to me, my sister and I have gone through many obstacles... (more »)
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So I Saved Her
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She is a strong character. Persistent, outgoing. She lives a life meant to run from. Strong, brave. Withstanding it all yet she doesn’t even realize what she is doing. Naïve, restless. If I can save her from it, I will. She sits there silent,... (more »)
Chief Keef
Chief Keef(his a rapper) Chief Keef is a rapper who is on the rise and starting to gain a lot of attention. His real name is Keith Cozart, born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in the Englewood neighborhood on the Southside of Chicago. His... (more »)
Marcus Luttrell
Marcus Luttrell My family grew up with one of the best guys on the planet, Marcus Luttrell. He was fun to be around and he even used to spin me around in circles like a helicopter. But, after his mission in Afghanistan went terribly wrong, he... (more »)
My Mother, My Hero This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Most people’s heroes are either famous or dead – well, I live with a live one! She sees through walls, hears my thoughts, and knows things about me I didn’t even know. And boy, can she order dinner! She can have a “home-ordered” meal... (more »)
The Hero in Camouflage
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The hero in camouflage This hero is dressed in green and grey. He wears combat boots and a hat. Dog tags dangle from his neck. He says things like “Yes Sir” “No Sir” “Yes Ma’am” “No Ma’am.” To him the time is always ticking... (more »)
Letters to the Loved
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Dear Little One, It has been so long, I fear that I have even forgotten your name. You were so little. So fragile. I have had you in my mind and hope you like it up there, in heaven. Watch over your little sisters, okay, little one? Put in a... (more »)
The Last Goodbye
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This past year has been really rough. A very close family member of yours has passed. This family member is your grandpa. During his wake, you and your family cry for hours and don’t sleep for the first couple of days. Your grandpa was like your... (more »)
Let's Talk About John Green This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The year was 2013, and I was in my natural habitat: Barnes and Noble. I don’t know, even if I wasn’t buying any books, I loved to wander up and down the carpeted aisles and run my finger along the smooth spines of all the books. It was my... (more »)
Hero's Risk
A hero is brave. My dad is born in Laos in a tiny village. When he was a child, he was taught how to survive alone. As he reaches his adulthood, there’s a war in 1975 which we have to move. My dad was a protector that guides us to Thailand which... (more »)
My Hero
A hero is a reliable person who is a good problem solver and dependable during crunch time. Batman is my hero because he is a brave problem solver who saves countless lives. Batman in reality is Bruce Wayne. Bruce Wayne is a Multi-Millionaire... (more »)
The Last Goodbye
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This past year has been really rough. A very close family member of yours has passed. This family member is your grandpa. During his wake, you and your family cry for hours and don’t sleep for the first couple of days. Your grandpa was like your... (more »)
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