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Fear

I bought pepper spray today. Never, in nearly 21 years, have I felt the need to get any. I’ve never felt like I needed to protect myself. I’ve always been independent, but I’ve always been protected. I’ve always felt safe. … Continue reading

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Reflections

2018 is not starting off the way I imagined. Let me explain. This whole school year has been pretty rough for me. My sister and a lot of my friends graduated last year—I still have friends, and some very good … Continue reading

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Branching Out

Today was our school’s annual Bike-a-Thon, the day that everybody walks/skates/bikes around for 6-7 hours or so. Fun, right? Not so much. For me, it’s the worst day of the school year. Performances I can handle. Test days? Easy. But … Continue reading

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