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You dread the sound of your alarm even though you’ve been awake for hours, staring at your ceiling with tears quietly leaking out of your eyes. Somehow, you’re going to have to leave your bed. It’s so tempting to curl up and... (more »)
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Cutting Is Bad
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I'm writing this to give a message cutting isn't good. It's bad. People cut and don't relize that it's going to leave more than they expected. That's how life is. I have sevreal freinds who have cut but I never have. I... (more »)
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How Apps Are Bringing People Closer Together
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Many people say that apps are making people, especially young people, unhealthier, stupider, and less social. And I can see their point, instead of going out for a walk we sit inside on our phones, rather than going to meet our friends we just... (more »)
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The Folly of the Iranian Nuclear Deal
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On July 14, 2015, the P5+1 (the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany) reached a deal with Iran on the progression of its nuclear program. While the negotiators on both sides have hailed this as a positive, long-term... (more »)
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The Unsuitable School System
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It is quite obvious that the current education systems it outdated and not working as well as it once did. So I believe some radical changes need to be made one being that people out of school decide on it. Although many say they know from... (more »)
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Life on the High Road
By , Mandeville, LA
Taking the high road and having a little sense of humor as well as letting things roll off your back, can help you with living a full life.       Letting people mistreat and hurt you can cause emotional damage. My mom always... (more »)
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Love...
By , Eaton, CO
Love. The world presented us with people like gays, or Lesbians, or unmarried couples who live together. The world presented us with this and said, “This is love.” But, I must say, I have a different story to tell. A story of... (more »)
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Mixed Blessing of the Brain
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special needs |speSHell nidz| pl.noun (in the context of children at school) particular educational requirements resulting from learning difficulties, physical disability, or emotional and behavioral difficulties. That is the official... (more »)
Being Gay
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What makes them so different? They're humans too. They have eyes, nose, ears, mouths, arms, legs, just like us. Why do we do it? It's not something you can stop. Like they say, 'it's not a choice'. You can't just wake up one day and like the... (more »)
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The Deafening Vitual Silence
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The silence in her room was deafening. Even the dust particles made more noise than us. Surprisingly,I didn’t anticipate such an evening,perhaps it was because I was meeting my childhood friends after three years. All I received was an... (more »)
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Conspiracy Theories? What Have We Here!
Catastrophic, horrific, barbarous acts, deadliest case of national terrorism are only couple of terms used to describe September 11,2001. The falling towers, as many believe, may not have been due to planes alone, rather there was some internal... (more »)
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Corrupting Our Future: A Letter to the Congress
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.  H. G. Wells          We write today to express our distress over the actions of some of our fellow citizens. It seems to us that some have taken it... (more »)
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Worthy
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Its hard not loving yourself. When all you feel is disgust and discomfort, when all you see when you look in the mirror are flaws, when all you hear are hollow compliments that you know have no meaning, because there nothing but lies. To feel... (more »)
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The Real Dream
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Being a person, a singular participant in this world, I should know that it takes time to see who you truly are. It takes time to stop fantasizing and dreaming about being someone you’re not. To be, and to love who you are, inside and out, is a... (more »)
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Importance of Overcoming Life Obstacles
Life obstacles, those prevalent threats that ever so often cross our paths in life and bring us to the verge of giving up, because whatever new experience we might have gained is not worth the anxiety currently suffered. These obstacles are... (more »)
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Time Wasted
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To me, the best time I have ever spent in my life has been doing absolutely nothing productive...simply enjoying the day as it slowly wanders by. Sometimes taking a few minutes to cherish this nothingness is the greatest gift that one can ask... (more »)
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