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A Homeschool Apostate: Two Years Later

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Editorial note: The following is reprinted with permission from Calamity’s Daughter’s blog, This Way of Being. It was  1,574 more words

Religious Abuse

Maniac Magee

NEWBERY MEDAL WINNER – 1991

Maniac Magee

by Jerry Spinelli

Age: 9+

Interests: family, city life, orphans, misfits, homelessness, racial tension

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Books

HOME RAN AWAY

When my little brother ran away from home

I raced after his tracks, alone, through the snowy fields behind our house.

Tripping on the boots I’d pulled on wrong, no gloves, no scarf to cover my throat, 177 more words

Poetry

Dog on the Run

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. ~Khalil Gibran, Lebanese-American poet, writer

Dallas here.

Well, not here, exactly.

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Dogs

What do I do if I dont have money?

Okay, i’m probably going to have my ears cut off and robbed for writing this.

I have these diamond earrings. It’s for my second piercing. For those of you who live in a cooler country, it’s the second piercing you get on your ear, the one above the normal place. 228 more words

The Day I Ran Away: Charlie's Story

Editorial note: Charlie blogs at Blind Horse Girl. Charlie is a pseudonym.

I remember being eleven years old, writing my mother a letter that was telling her I was running away. 1,198 more words

Homeschool

Running away

I never thought about running away from home as a child. Ever.

Why can’t people just say what they mean, and do what they say they are going to do? 191 more words

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