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She Asked Me if I Had A Spirit Guide and I Told Her I'd Seen the Devil

So I think this whole story begins when I met one of my longest friends in my early years of Secondary School, lets call her Phyllis. 584 more words


Easy Steps to RAISE Your Self-Esteem

(Guest article for Fusion Academy) 

R – Resilience

A – Attitude/Adaptability

I – Independence

S – Self-respect

E – Empowerment

After counseling and interviewing hundreds of young girls, I have an understanding for what they face in the world and how they feel inside. 357 more words


Growing Up

To be completely honest, I don’t think I’m completely ready to grow up. To handle my own life by myself. To pay bills, or study for midterms or finals. 234 more words

A Pack of Camels

I sometimes wonder about Jesus. And I wonder what people would say about him if he lived in my neighborhood. I suspect that you would find him, if you were the inquisitive sort, at Joe McGovern’s Tavern on the Bayfront after he left the cabinet shop down the road. 942 more words


Seedling Sale Today!!!

This morning we sold about half of our seedlings, but we still have lots left for the sale today after school!!

We will be outside at the front doors 330-400. See you there!

dundasmontessori reblogged this on Dundas Valley Montessori School and commented:

Strata Seedling Sale continues...

Geek Girl (#1) by Holly Smale

TLDR: Geek Girl is the first book in the series of the same name. Narrated by Harriet Manners, it tells the story of Harriet’s fall into the fashion world, a world she’s never been interested in by dives deeper into so she can escape her old one. 1,315 more words

Female Protagonist

Fly Away

The plane lifted off the ground and the buildings and cars and trees below quickly became nothing more than small gray smudges against the earth. Clouds soon enveloped the tiny window next to me and unable to see past the foggy haze anymore I sat back, willing myself not to cry. 811 more words