Category Archives: Scholarship 2015

Ben

Nathan H.,  Southeast Missouri State It was unavoidable.   Everyone in the last school knew, and now everyone at this new school would know.   He could not go through this again.   Ben hadn’t felt this heaviness in over a year, and … Continue reading

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Dad’s loud Snoring

Sarah H. At the start, it was unnoticeable. The loud, often obnoxious snoring radiating from my parents room that drove mom to spend nights by herself on the couch? Normal, everybody knows that dads snore. Dad coming home from work … Continue reading

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The Amazing Julie Bean.

Caroline R., Cape May County Technical High School This is a story about The Amazing Julie Bean. Her last name isn’t Bean and no one seems to know how she got the name, but for as long as I have … Continue reading

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CPAP: Dad Sleeps like a Baby

Brooklyn J., Payson High School My alarm buzzes me awake; it’s 5:30 and it’s time to get to school. I rub my eyes and drag myself out of bed. It’s too early. I stumble pass my parents room on my … Continue reading

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“Sebastian, WAKE UP!!”

CaMaye W., Edgewood High School “Sebastian, WAKE UP!!” I awoke with a start in my hospital bed. The nurse looked frantic, as my Uncle shouted at me. “ Jeez boy, you’ve been sleeping for days! I thought you would never … Continue reading

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5:30 Alarm

By: Brooklyn J My alarm buzzes me awake; it’s 5:30 and it’s time to get to school. I rub my eyes and drag myself out of bed. It’s too early. I stumble pass my parents room on my way to … Continue reading

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OMG

By: Bridget H “OMG. I have such bad insomnia, I could not fall asleep until 3 am last night” Emily confessed to Claire besides the row of lockers. All Claire could think of was how one night of missed rest … Continue reading

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Sleep Disorder

By: I’Yana R A sleep disorder, or somnipathy, is a medical disorder of the sleep patterns of a person or animal. Some sleep disorders are serious enough to interfere with normal physical, mental, social and emotional functioning. Polysomnography and actigraphy … Continue reading

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