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Growing Up in Rural Washington as a Muslim Immigrant

At SeattleMet, Hayat Norimine describes what it was like to grow up as an only child in a Japanese-Syrian household in Pullman, Washington, a small town eight miles from the Idaho border where issues of race and diversity were never talked about. 276 more words


Have you ever had a dream?

Since i was a child i dreamt to go away from my birthplace. When i was eleven i started noticing that my city was a little narrow. 311 more words

Homeward Bound, Part 2

Maddie waited four days before going to the guitar shop. She thought that was a respectable amount of time. Not so fast that she would seem eager. 686 more words


In A Groove

We seem to have a nice groove going on here. Our work week is Thursday through Monday. Although we miss most of the festivities around town and the area on Saturdays and Sundays (and believe me, there are a… 884 more words

Life With Dave

Day 62 - More characters

Yes, he’s a silver fox, because this is my book and I like a silver fox!

So back to his traits, he’s solid and reliable – she’s not used to counting on people, she’s not used to staying around long enough to want to. 277 more words

Story time: Homeward Bound, Part 1

Foreword: We live in an amazing world. Every day I look around and am inspired by the beauty of my surroundings. And recently it occurred to me: why not put that inspiration to good use? 610 more words


A Review of The Town and the City by Jack Kerouac

No one appreciates the love of their family and small town life until they find themselves out of it and making their way in the big wide world. 303 more words