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I clearly remember when I was 6 years old I told myself, “I can’t wait until I’m a teenager, my life would be so much easier by then… 259 more words

Poetry

PAST

I clearly remember when I was 6 years old I told myself, “I can’t wait until I’m a teenager, my life would be so much easier by then… 259 more words

Poetry

New Book-Family Stories from the Attic

I am excited about the arrival of a new anthology that features one of my essays. Family Stories from the Attic, published by Hidden Timber Books… 199 more words

Essays

Saints and Strangers: An American Legacy

According to Scott, Standish’s aim for boarding the Mayflower was about the chance to reinvent himself. He operated in the political life of the new colony, rather than the religious.

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Writing

The Art of Essay

Frank and I were sipping rosé with a friend this weekend and talking about genres of writing and reading. I was saying how much I love reading essays and that a goal of mine is to get better at writing longer essays. 633 more words

CONTEST WINNER (Youth, 2017): "A Perfect Game"

BY CHARLI ELLIOTT

It was a beautiful day to play softball. The sun was warm enough that it soaked into our blue jerseys, staving off the crisp breeze blowing over the field. 1,305 more words

Essays

On Starting Over, Part 1

You can’t always begin again. We’re taught it early on. The milk has been spilt. The die has been cast. The horses are out of the barn. 315 more words

Writing