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My Insecurities Became Strengths Through Knowing Them

To be honest, I couldn’t be more happy with such an outcome. The ability to convert something so potentially harmful and threatening to a force of good and strength. 776 more words


Moments Frozen in Eternity

“It’s all about finding that connection between you and people”, words of wisdom from a waiter serving me at an Edinburgh takeaway. This is what came up as I attended the… 462 more words


Teachers As Acquisition Editors: A Better Approach to Teaching Writing

For the next few weeks after Spring Break, I’ll be doing a writing residency at Chickahominy Middle School in Hanover, VA, where I’ll spend five or six sessions working closely with kids on their writing. 1,141 more words

The Writing Life

Charlie Brouwer studio visit

The Museum Studies II class got to visit artist Charlie Brouwer on Monday, April 7th.  The drive out to Floyd was not too long, but the windy, narrow, hilly, and muddy roads were quite the excursion!   520 more words

My Platform

A pageant platform is a reason that a contestant selects to volunteer her time. It is meant to bring awareness to raise money, or help with a program she has made. 392 more words

Community Work

ABC Community Correspondents

I applied for this plum unpaid job – I  thought it would get me out of the house. The winners were announced today, and I didn’t make the list. 298 more words


My First Group Run with GoodGym Camden

Firstly, what is GoodGym? Basically:

Their profile reads:

“GoodGym helps you get fit by doing good. We’re a group of runners that combines regular exercise with helping our communities”

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