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Something to hold on to

The boarding mother wakes us up – ten twelve-year-old girls. The morning routine quickly becomes a habit. The queue to the two toilet-booths and the crowding at the wash basins. 630 more words

Missionary Kids In Africa

326. Royal Haven Equestrian Center For Girls

Royal Haven Equestrian Center For Girls was a behavior modification facility located on near Sisters, Oregon for some year before moving closer to Bend.

It focused on treating girls for various behavioral issues. 66 more words

Boarding School

Wonderful Wanda!


Karen Baker and Clare Matthews think life at St Anne’s Boarding School is boring until new girl Wanda Jackson arrives. All of a sudden, things liven up – not least because Wanda seems to have strange powers. 7 more words


The Unmade Bed - A Discovery

I was running a little late the other day and rushed off to the ceramic studio without making my bed. Now that may not come as an earth-shaking dilemma to you, but then you were not brought up as I was. 936 more words


Investigating historical trauma endured by Native Americans, Alaska Natives

U.S. – An Ojibwe woman and independent journalist Mary Annette Pember recently visited Alaska for a series of stories on historical trauma and Native American mental health practices. 153 more words


In my fourteen years of living, I never had confidence to do horrible things. My friend, Bisi told me she urinated in a senior student’s bathing water and mixed it with disinfectant. 659 more words



Thud, the sound of a ball being kicked against the wall drifts up to me, as I lie in the dormitory.

Me sick but strangely content to lie abed while my fellow pupils play below. 36 more words

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