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#71voted by our readers
By Hannaabrahem BRONZE
Lititz, Pennsylvania

Basketball is more than a sport-- it’s a way of life. It’s my way of expressing myself. Basketball makes me feel valued, and wanted. I grew up playing; it has shaped me...
Hannaabrahem BRONZE, Lititz, Pennsylvania
1 article 0 photos 1 comment

Favorite Quote:
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.


#72 Nonfiction
By Anonymous
#73 Nonfiction
By Chick BRONZE
Sacramento, California
Chick BRONZE, Sacramento, California
3 articles 0 photos 0 comments

Favorite Quote:
¨The inner machinations of my mind are an enigma.¨














~ Patrick Star

#74 Nonfiction
By DionA BRONZE
Cupertino, California
DionA BRONZE, Cupertino, California
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--notte_stellata-- SILVER, San Jose, California
8 articles 3 photos 13 comments

Favorite Quote:
"If you cannot do it, practice until you can do it. If you can do it, then practice till you can do it perfectly. If you can do it perfectly, then practice until you can do it perfectly every time."
- Yuzuru Hanyu

kay2163327 BRONZE, Phoenix, Arizona
1 article 0 photos 0 comments
#77 Nonfiction
Jillers.D SILVER, Tustin, California
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#78 Nonfiction
By ShelbyGrey PLATINUM
Ashland, Kentucky
ShelbyGrey PLATINUM, Ashland, Kentucky
35 articles 0 photos 1 comment

Favorite Quote:
You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars.

#79 Nonfiction
JacobLindland SILVER, Dulles, Virginia
9 articles 0 photos 1 comment
#80 Nonfiction
By SomeArtist BRONZE
Paragould, Arkansas
SomeArtist BRONZE, Paragould, Arkansas
2 articles 0 photos 0 comments


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