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3 new chapters published of A Daisy for Hannah Jane

3 new chapters published of A Daisy for Hannah Jane

January 11, 2018


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A Daisy For Hannah Jane: Chapter VI

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

January 11, 2018


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A Daisy For Hannah Jane Chapter VI A ring. An old, dusty, all-around beautiful ring had waited for me under a scrap of cloth inside that special drawer. Not even a note from Raymie; I supposed he knew I would find it there if he never got the chance to beat me to it. It had a tiny cluster of d...

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter V

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

January 11, 2018


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A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter V The postman bore me fresh news. I thanked him and snatched the envelope greedily, but smiling all the way. The letter was finally here. The postman grinned back at me before tipping his hat and moving on. Shutting the old wooden door, I flopped onto the settee and...

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter IV

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

January 11, 2018


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A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter IV I knelt beside my bed, hands folded, knuckles turning white. We hadn’t expected “Charlie” Jamison Jr. to vanish completely, and the search party had promised to alert me after I’d vowed to pray alone instead of helping. Now I found it a stupid decision. But I...

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter III

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

December 21, 2017


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A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter III His crude scrawl was fresh on the parchment. Letting go of every feeling within me, I cast my hungry eyes on the page. Hannah Jane, This is the first time I’ve had to sit down and write you. I haven’t gotten a single word from you yet, but have faith. The mail system is...

Sometimes

Sometimes

Ashley Arrigo, Repoter

December 19, 2017


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Sometimes moms and dads no longer love Sometimes you're all alone with no one to say it'll be okay Sometimes your siblings ask why mommy and daddy don't sing and dance in the kitchen together when they make dinner Sometimes two homes are better than one Sometimes you ask why Sometimes you pl...

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter II

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

December 14, 2017


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A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter II Somehow, I found myself grinning. My grandmother, who just happened to be the awful Mrs. Chauldings, came visiting again yesterday. It had already been a week since I cast her out, but she was more persistent than a wild cat watching a field mouse. And all I could do...

A Daisy for Hannah Jane: Chapter I

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

December 7, 2017


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A Daisy for Hannah Jane Chapter I Once I held the cup to my parched lips, everything came crashing down on me all over again, blurred together from fatigue, nostalgia, and possibly grief. It was the way he’d looked at me before being shipped off into the dark world of war, a look I could never ...

I Miss You

I Miss You

Ashley Arrigo, Reporter

December 1, 2017


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I miss you when I hear your name, and remember you're not coming back.   I miss you when I see your picture, your picture with your dazzling smile staring back at me.   I miss you when I remember how your little arms used to wrap around my neck, in a big squeeze.   ...

From Life to a Bridge

From Life to a Bridge

Rachel St. Louis, Reporter

November 28, 2017


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  Bridges are built to stop all the gaps and reach over raging waters.   But bridges can and will fall when mothers turn against daughters.   Bridges are built when pride is lost and sons strive to learn from their fathers.   Bridges can fall when h...

Madison Martin, Features Editor

March 8, 2017


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Real Mermaids Don’t sit on rocks With their opulent tails shimmering in the salt water Their hands folded And their racherche hair flowing behind them. They stand beneath storms With their heads and palms tilted upwards While the drops slide through their scalp And trace the li...

Calvin Sawlan

February 22, 2017


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Depression The inability to see that there is a better place out there With more disasters, Hope starts to build Hope is always false but transformation can occur, Hope to Faith. So when the dark skies re-enter You've been through that, And came out on top Have faith in the world, Have fai...

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