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Chocolate Meltdown
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It was a cold Saturday afternoon, when I had just arrived from a half-day of school. My parents were away to a wedding, and my grandparents were meeting their old friends. Soon after I went out to play, it started to rain. When a poster flew... (more »)
Things That Disturb Me
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What are your pet peeves? Have you ever had something that annoyed you so much that you were disturbed? I certainly have experienced that feeling inside. Here are just a few things that are disturbing to me. The first thing that disturbs... (more »)
The Encyclopedia of My Life
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Bob Evans - the best place to get breakfast. It also happens to be the place where I found out my brother was being born. I was so excited to be a big brother and see him back then. Now, I might care a little more about my “Farmer’s... (more »)
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Bucket List: Travel the World
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My main goal on my bucket list is to travel the world. There is so much of the world that I have yet to capture because when you’re younger you spend most of the days stressing out about school, debt, and graduating. I believe that... (more »)
Encyclopedia of an Ordinary Life
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America: I went to America to study in my freshman year of highschool. As an exchange student, things were hard for me. I struggled to communicate, but my classmates helped me a lot. Baseball: I started to play baseball when I was in... (more »)
Memoir
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Anti-bullying posters plastered all over the walls. By the water fountains, in the bathrooms, and on every corner. The administrators don't practice what they preach. The school year of 2010-11 was a difficult year for me. It was 7th grade... (more »)
Fudge
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Skin pulled away from around my eyes, my fingers were stiff and curled. I couldn’t wait to get out of that car. My feet kept fighting in the small patch of car floor I was given. “Thera, are you alright?” My mother... (more »)
A Woman’s Place is in the Kitchen?
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My father is the one to cook for my family. He cooks all sorts of foods, primarily delicious chinese dishes. One of his best recipes is his handmade steamed dumplings. My mother isn’t as skilled at cooking, proved when she accidentally... (more »)
Equity
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When I am at school in my class, I realize that I am the only African American student in my class. In three of my classes on B-day I am the minority. Most of my classes are filled with mostly White, Hispanic, and other ethnicities. When I was... (more »)
Equality
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I first learned about equality when I was in the 2nd grade. This was my first year with different races in my class. Everyone looked at eachother differently because of their color. A couple of days later ,the teacher noticed that and she talked... (more »)
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2009     He was another kid, young and small but confident he’d be fast and tall before too long. A little blond thing of dark eyes, soft belly, ears a slight too big jutting out a slight too far, and a face eternally... (more »)
Equality
By , houston, TX
I remember I was scared. I was going to join the soccer team. I thought people would judge me for how fat i was. Also for how slow i was running. I was ashamed. The soccer team is a team of different race and different levels of smartness. Some... (more »)
Equality
By , Houston, TX
I first learned of equality when tension between different races started at my school. It was sometime in middle school, very often I would hear arguments and fights between different people. One day word got around that a big fight was going to... (more »)
My Memoir of My Equality Experiences
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When I was around 9 years old, I would play soccer on Saturdays with a league with my brother, in which I was the only girl in the team. However, I did experience things, like being looked down for being a girl and playing in an all-boys soccer... (more »)
Equality
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My first experience with equality was when I was when I was 8. However, it was a normal day as in which I was in my grandma’s house. My grandma lived in a neighborhood with color people. Occasionally I always found it weird that I saw this 4... (more »)
My First Year of Marching Band
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My first time on the field was like no other feeling in the world. It was amazing and I was so proud of myself for what I had achieved. So first I am going to tell what I had to go through. In marching band you would only know this if you have... (more »)
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