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Conservation Lives On
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The massive ancient creature moves from side to side waiting to lunge at his prey. His beady eyes focus on only one thing, the innocent dead chicken dangling from the hands of the presenter. The man launches the meat into the air creating a... (more »)
My Hero, My Dad
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Who is your hero? Mine is my guidance, support, friend, wisdom, body gaurd, and my dad. His job is to keep me safe and to you safe. My dad, Brain, is a sergeant in the Army National Guard Infantry. He is a hero to me. By the time i was six... (more »)
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My Angel
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Everybody has been affected by someone or something. It could be a teacher, a parent, a friend, a pet, or even a song, a movie, or a book. Sometimes these people only change you a little. Other times they turn your whole life upside down. The... (more »)
What is a Hero?
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For starters "what is a hero?" Well, most people when asked this question a few of the first things that pop in to there mind are... Batman, Superman, or even Robin. But they never look deep into the concept of this terminology.... (more »)
This I Believe
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When I was asked to do this assignment before, I had a sob story planned out, complete with spots I was supposed to get choked up in and places for the audience to shed some sympathy. But then I thought, do I really want that? Do I really want... (more »)
Last Ones Out
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"First in, last out." Firefighting. This concept has many more words to describe it. Heroism. Courage. Bravery. These words, though, aren't the only thing there is to define firefighters. One word that doesn't relate to... (more »)
Military Veterans
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In 2010, an estimated 76,000 military veterans were sleeping on the streets in America. You may be thinking “At least it’s not me.” No, it isn’t you, because a 2010 census states 0.75 percent of people in the USA are “in uniform.” This... (more »)
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Red, White, and Leo
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Leo the resident was a white-haired gentleman in a wheelchair. He seemed old and kind of harmless, like a big teddy bear. I was fifteen when I met him, sunny, doe-eyed, and thrilled with the thought of keeping a war veteran company. Around me,... (more »)
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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 »)
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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 »)
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