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A Hero's Acknowledgement
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As I looked into the stands at my regional  volleyball championship game in northern Wisconsin I was astounded to see the multitude of elderly men and women wearing military identification, whether it be a simple baseball cap with the words... (more »)
My Hero...
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“Those who give too much attention to trifling things become generally incapable of great things.” A quote I was always told and always remember. Every time I find myself worrying about the wrong thing or someone who isn’t important in my... (more »)
Heroes
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! Heroes! When we hear the word, the first things that come in your mind are Batman, Superman, Etc. But besides that, in the real world your Heroes could be anyone from your friends to family for example, my Heroes are my mom and dad because... (more »)
My Hero
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She has dealt with me for 16, almost 17 years. I get to see her everyday. She has 2 kids and a lot of stupid things to deal with, but she still makes it through. She has a good job, pays for everything I own, spoils me here and there, provides... (more »)
My Personal Michigan Hero
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My Personal Michigan hero is my father Kevin Charles Gibson. My dad is a really neat guy. He as a great sense of humor. He is the best dad I could have ever had. He works at an insurance company Burns and Wilcox in Farmington Hills, Michigan.... (more »)
My Hero
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My hero is my mom. My mother’s name is Kelly Ann Jeannotte. She was born in Detroit, MI on July 12, 1973. She is my hero because she does anything and everything she possibly can to make my sister and I happy and safe. She loves me. She... (more »)
Hope. This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Many people live in worlds with odds stacked against them. Lots of times, hope just doesn't live in areas where people suffer from poverty, discrimination and negative expectations.        However, it is very possible for hope to thrive,... (more »)
I Am Who I Am For A Reason
By , wilmington, DE
Do you have any experiences from when you were younger that have truly made you who you are today? Anyone who had a part in it as well? I do… When I was younger about 1st grade, my mom, brother, and I all lived in a small apartment. My... (more »)
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 »)
Veterans
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I had always remembered Memorial day being special to my dad, although I did not know why. Until one day it was explained that Memorial day is a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered. My dad is a veteran of the... (more »)
The Good Sort of Envy This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I was always jealous of her. I wanted to be her. Even when we were eight years old, she had her own voice. She stood up for what she believed in - I never had that kind of courage as a little girl, and I still don't think I do. She was always... (more »)
Proud to Be an American
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Whether it be storming the fields of Vietnam, or crossing an icy Delaware river for independance, our troops have sacrificed so much for us to be free. It’s ironic to think the hate groups who have the freedom to talk bad about these... (more »)
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The Act of Valor
By , cupertino, CA
Home sweet home, just the thought of it makes me smile. The war against China is almost over in two weeks I would be on the beach nursing my beer listening to the waves kissing the shore over and over. I am on a routine month long patrol on the... (more »)
I believe in my brother Luke
I believe in my brother Luke. Luke loves to break the drywall in our house. He finds it absolutely hysterical when he puts a hole in the wall and will laugh for hours, even after my dad lectures him why it’s disrespectful. Once that wall... (more »)
Stronger: The Fight to Stand Up
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In a society of many thoughts and beliefs, there can be differences which lead to violence. The United States has seen attacks against it due to these thoughts or beliefs. The fear of this happening again is great with increasing technology as... (more »)
Books for the Break
As a young girl I grew up on books. My fifth grade teacher, Jody Delay, facilitated that love of books. Every day during fifth grade I walked into a room with one wall completely lined with books. Lined. Mrs. Delay had over one thousand books in... (more »)
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