Monthly Archives: January 2016

Redemption with Vengeance

By Spencer T, Older sisters have a way of taunting their younger siblings. My sister was no exception to this rule. She was the first to announce to our mother when I didn’t complete my chores, wash behind my ears, … Continue reading

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All That is Remembered

By Elyse R, As long as I can remember, I was always the heavy kid. I was the heavy kid way before it was so common these days. I was heavy, but I was always a funny kid as well. … Continue reading

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Only For A Short While

By Stacy N, The Meeting The phone rings hello Mrs. Moore this is the school nurse calling in regards to your son Tyree. Tyree’s teacher Ms. Long is concerned that, maybe Tyree is not getting enough sleep at night. For … Continue reading

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How Do I Sleep

By Stacye B, I woke up this morning thinking to myself, “I can’t go another night with this guy snoring in my ear.” He gets great sleep and rest, while I’m driving my day on caffeine because he refuses to … Continue reading

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Those Moments

By Katie C, There are moments between deep sleep and wakefulness that no one truly comprehends while they are experiencing it. Your mind wants to drift back into dreams yet you’re stuck within this purgatory of night; you can still … Continue reading

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Tranquility

By Stefan M, Sleep: peace, tranquility, and the imperative recharge that our body systems need in the night. Sleep fuels the day and is the universal, domineering pause vital for our performance in all other aspects of our lives. Sleep … Continue reading

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Marie Marie

By Emma S, Marie woke up to the sound of laughter coming from all around her. She looked around, wondering why all of her friends were looking at her and the sleepover was interrupted. “What was that?!” she heard from … Continue reading

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The Average Joes

By Stephiya S, John is an average American man: he loves baseball and football and he has a loving and supporting family. He also has a well-paying job that has allowed him to give his family the best. Despite all … Continue reading

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