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When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

McKayla Cross, Writer

October 17, 2019

When I grow up, I want to adopt a pit bull.  “What are you thinking?! Pit bulls are dangerous!” most would say. Well, you would be wrong. Pit bulls are actually one of the sweetest dogs breeds out there. They are labeled as aggressive and dangerous because they are a big dog. You do not he...

Dear Daisy: New Advice Column

Dear Daisy:  New Advice Column

Daisy, Writer

October 16, 2019

Have you ever just wanted to cry—but no tears seem to want to come out? It just ends up being you staring blankly into space while you feel yourself getting exposed to every motion. Sometimes I like how I cannot get myself to cry; staring blankly in school puts a space between you and what you are...

Writing the Future

Writing the Future

Adelaide Sullivan, Writer

October 16, 2019

I was in my U.S. History course, watching a documentary on the Vietnam War. Our teacher had encouraged us to consider the question,“ Is war ever necessary?” I was a junior in high school and up to this point, I don’t think I ever really thought about this question. I loved history. The stories...

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