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Children and Tragedy

This post is dedicated to the five military service men and their families who tragically lost their lives in Chattanooga on July 16, 2015. 

By Jayne Griffin… 310 more words

Child Development


Tiredness goes from a creep to a sprint by the end of the day. Shoulders slumping; feet shuffling. The twilight hours in the last week of a long school term dragged even more. 253 more words


Youth Haven Camps: Helping Youth Fight and Live with HIV/AIDS

Did you know that 1.1 million people in the United States are living with HIV and youth, ages 13-24 make up about 1 in 4 new infections? 27 more words


innocence lost

i am imagining that you, dear reader, are expecting a post about children losing their innocence at one time or another along the windy road to adulthood – but no! 498 more words

The Truth About Life

A Tricky Day

This was written last night, at stupid o’clock, when I couldn’t sleep.

Yesterday I stuffed up. I am trying to be polite but when you read “stuffed” be assured another word played in my head. 752 more words


Fiddler crabs and tomato gravy

Good afternoon, friends.  I would like your help with something.  The following is an excerpt from what I hope might possibly become my first novel.  Can you take a peek and share your thoughts, please?   475 more words

Family And Home