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Facing Fate

Facing Fate

April 13, 2021

In Feb. 2018 my mom was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, an incurable disease that causes the immune system to eat away at the protective covering of the nerves. This disrupts communication...

Dealing With Loss

Dealing With Loss

April 10, 2021

Smiles and laughter echoed through the living room on Christmas morning as my family opened presents and listened to my dad’s corny jokes. My grandmother sat peacefully in her rocking...

The Cutoff

The Cutoff

March 25, 2021

Friendships have always had a big impact on my life. I’m the oldest on both sides of my family, the oldest cousin, oldest niece, oldest granddaughter and oldest sibling. In my family,...

Breaking Out of My Shell

Breaking Out of My Shell

March 10, 2021

In middle school, I was known as the shy, quiet girl who nobody talked to. I created my own little shell, and I kept my distance because I felt as if I did not fit in. I sat by myself...