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Happy National Volunteer Week!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: National Volunteer Week. From April 12th to the 18th, we take a little extra time to laud the remarkable work of volunteers across America who selflessly donate their time and energy to improving their communities through service. 140 more words

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Julian Takes On The Boss

Julian was lounging around, sipping milk, and minding his own business when Callie sashayed in to make a request.

“Oh Juuuuliaaaan,” she sang.

He ignored her. 159 more words

Pruett Legacy

4+1=5 {Waiting on Abi Rose}

My dear friend- she’s just stunning. I had so much fun with this session- she contacted me while she was in very early labor and had decided that she wanted maternity pictures. 43 more words

Ashley Newman Photography

Sometimes the Stories Write Themselves

I first met this mopped headed, outdoor loving boy when he was 8-years-old. Not soon after we were matched in the Big Brother’s program. It’s been 15 years since that day and much has happened in both our lives. 267 more words



G yelled at me in the back seat of our blue, 4-door piece of shit Nova as we drove to our grandparent’s home. I was probably eight or nine or ten when it first happened, and it continued during all those years and beyond. 266 more words


March 25, 2015

Sorry I’m late today….

He didn’t know how he’d ended up here.

Ok, so technically, how he’d gotten there… He’d driven himself, obviously.

He just wasn’t sure what he’d done to deserve this seventh circle of hell. 840 more words