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50 things I remember about leaving home

While a bit behind on my 50 x 50 post about turning 50 (it’s hard work if you can get it), I’m reminded this bright September long weekend of my first foray in the big wild world. 652 more words

Rite Of Passage

College bound...A prayer for my son Joshua

Father God,

Watch over our son Joshua as moves to college today for his first time away from home. As you know you have created this man in your image help him understand that, so he keeps you close while on his journey. 196 more words

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Leaving the oak grove office

The summer is at an end. Or at least the American tradition of the start of school and Labor Day signify the end of summer. And so, my work at the oak grove office has also concluded. 645 more words


The story continues (part 2)

And now I’ll continue with the story. Check out the previous blog post for part 1.


The woman stood quietly, her hands clasped loosely together. 3,035 more words


A Rite of Passage That Pushes Young Girls Into Sex and Marriage

In countries throughout Africa, girls are being streamlined past adolescence to adulthood through sex initiation camps widely condoned in their communities. These are violations of human rights that perpetuate gender stereotype roles in third world countries, denying the human dignity and development of young girls. 1,078 more words

Day 23: These boots were made for walkin’

Prompt: Tell us about your favorite pair of shoes, and where they’ve taken you.

For my first debate tournament during my freshman year of high school, I bought a pair of wedges. 351 more words

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