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Wouldn’t It Be Good? by Tilly Tennant writing as Poppy Galbraith

At fourteen Stephanie Morgan was convinced she was going to marry Nik Kershaw. At fifteen she was pregnant by the school look-a-like and fairly sure the man himself wouldn’t be interested any more. 528 more words

Book Review

Teaser Tuesday: With the Fire on High

I picked up With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo for two reasons: I had heard it was an excellent story; and the cover is absolutely stunning. 204 more words

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Posts I Can't Put on Social Media

I just keep thinking that if we’d spent as much time and money teaching kids how to put on condoms, as we are teaching people how to wear masks, we might have actually gotten somewhere with teen pregnancy.

Life In These United States

#WinterABC 15

Teenage pregnancies and marriage.

I have been to Jinja a few times and Iganga a couple of times. Not just the towns, the villages. First time in Iganga i wanted to buy a few people shoes but it looked like the whole district walked barefoot. 319 more words

Teen pregnancy; the elephant in the room

I normally would post a care free article today not a serious one as this. But then it could not wait, it’s urgent that I write about this. 507 more words


No Kidding: Straight Talk from a Teen Parent

I was recently working with the No Kidding Program: Straight Talk from Teen Parents. The program is an initiative by NYC Office of Child Support Enforcement that goes to NYC Public Schools, Summer Youth, adolescent jails, and other youth programs an offers a curriculum of delaying teen pregnancy. 1,493 more words


On The Table

I was lying there on the hospital bed, but I was not afraid. I heard the doctors and nurses talking about football as if a twelve-year-old girl was not being prepped to deliver a child surgically. 383 more words