The Hurt

She’s on the floor crying, sobbing, wishing, doing anything to make the hurt and pain go away. “Come back!” she screams in between sobs. He called her and said he doesn’t love her anymore. She doesn’t understand; how can you just suddenly stop loving someone? And how can you sleep at night knowing that you […]

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Someday by Ionne Gagui

I dream about someday, Like it’s shelter from fear, But what if I reach it To find darkness still near? I’m scared of the bed there That’s empty at night Because all your worst demons Are afraid of the light. Thoughts will still haunt me, Like I’ll never be free. My expectations are shattered, This […]

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Got Senioritis?

Track coaches always say: “It’s not how you start a race; it’s how you finish it.” At this time of year, college and high school seniors are seeing the finish line of their race to graduation. If you are rounding the curve and getting to that final sprint, the going might be getting tough now. Just […]

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Dear Past Me

Hey, 8th grade me! Things kind of suck right now. You’ve been dealing with depression for a while, and you think everyone expects perfection from you or else they’ll hate you forever. I understand where you’re coming from, and, honestly, that’s not the case. You have a great family who loves you and wants to […]

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