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April 17th: "A Friend In Need"

I’ve been thinking about what type of a friend I am to other people. Am I a bitch? Am I a helping hand? Am I useful? 402 more words

Effervescence!

Ashtyn is my eldest niece and she has the gift of effervescence in spades. Recently, she, and her Scottish beau, were married in Edinburgh but have now returned to Australia to settle in Perth. 128 more words

Family

He Made Me His Nymphet

He liked to call me a nymphet. It was true, to some extent.

At 13 I felt like was 16, at 15 I became 18, and at 16 I celebrated my 21st birthday. 384 more words

Adolescence in the time of Facebook

ADOLESCENCE IN THE TIME OF FACEBOOK
by Giulia Prochilo

The Internet is the most powerful mass media tool ever. Through social networks, chat lines, emails and blogs it allows people from all corners of the world to communicate with each other from their homes, offices or while on the road. 784 more words

Italy

Meeting Mental Health Needs in the classroom

By Elizabeth Wine

According to nami.org, “4 million children and adolescents suffer from a serious mental disorder that causes significant functional impairments at home, at school and with peers. 424 more words

Children

Lessons Learned From Homeless Teens

It is astounding what one can hear, see, and learn with an open heart and the absence of any prejudice.  I spent several years serving a transitional housing facility of teenagers who were displaced.  277 more words

C2L Radio

April 16th, 2014

Dear Ed,

Today’s a pretty special day. If you’ve read from the beginning, you’d know about my best friend Regan.

And today just happens to be Regan’s 17th birthday. 167 more words