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Leaving Rapid City

On the last day of school Sandra Conner and Bridgett Knutson were in the dark tiny alcove that led down to the boiler room.  They were kissing when two jocks, footballers, heading down to the boiler room for a smoke, discovered them.  1,537 more words

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Review of Banished – Book 1 of The Blackhart Legacy by Liz de Jager

My friend Mhairi Simpson got hold of the arc of this book at a conference and when I caught sight of the oh-so-pretty cover, I asked if I could borrow it. 474 more words

Book Review

End of Year Reflection

With the end of the school year rapidly drawing closer, it is essential to reflect on my knowledge and how it  has increased over the past year. 996 more words

A Colorful Apache Dance Into Womanhood

Coming-of-Age in Arizona and New Mexico

Mitch Albom once said, “Parents rarely let go of their children, so children let go of them. They move on. 4,195 more words

Letter to Parents

May 2016

Dear Parents and/or Guardians,

As your children will soon undergo the  transition of middle school to high school, we decided to celebrate this special occasion by creating a  coming-of-age rites of passage and ritual. 414 more words


by Sara Pennypacker

Children’s Lit

5 of 5 stars

This was a serendipitous find! From the cover to the contents this little story is beautiful. I read it in 24 hours and immediately went back to the store for a copy to send my foxy friend Janella! 610 more words


Creating Our Own Rite of Passage

Since we are studying rites of passage during this trimester, we’ve decided to create our own rite that marks our own transition from middle-school, to high-school. 873 more words

Coming Of Age