“When life’s perils thick confound you, put [God’s] arms unfailing round you…God be with you till we meet again.” (Hymn 152) Today, I had the opportunity to run into a group of kids that I knew weren’t going to be the nicest to me. I knew that they probably would be the type of people […]

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I did many things on marching band tour this weekend that we quite unexpected: – I did the hokey pokey in the shower with 3 other people. Don’t worry, we had our swimsuits on. – I’m pretty sure I peed my pants during a competition. That was fun! – Oh, Laser Tag – Shared a […]

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The tree that never had to fight For sun and sky and air and light, But stood out in the open plain And always got its share of rain, Never became a forest king But lived and died a scrubby thing. The man who never had to toil To gain and farm his patch of […]

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Grace R Stress Management Who I am Poem Assignment I am bright summer days, With the clouds in the sky. I am cozy winter nights, With fresh apple pie. I am textbooks and papers, With long boring lectures. I am hard work and knowledge, For a possible future. I am tears in my pillow, And […]

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I no longer have one. What you did can’t be undone. You broke it down, crushed on the ground. You lit up then drowned it out leaving nothing in your tracks. All I want to do is shout! What was that, all about? You used me. Without a second thought. -Gracie Beth

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“A friend is one who knows  you and loves you just the same.”-Elbert Hubbard

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I think that as people we are all driven by something. There are the people who constantly only see the negative, or those who seem to make everything dramatic. There are also the people, like my dear friend Sammi, that are always beaming and finding something to be happy about. These things drive us, they […]

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You never knew, But I was in love with you. And you’ll never know. What I was dying to show. I looked into your eyes, And gave up on my many tries. We would dance, and I knew, I never had a chance. I saw you with her, But still was not sure. And thought […]

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“It is not the failure of others to appreciate your abilities that should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs.” ― Confucius I find that I often don’t find happiness in other’s achievements. I think as I am happy for other people and for what they have been able to do… looking up to them […]

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