A Paralyzed Night

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By Sage Lost-Bear, age 11, 6th grade The cold touch of a river at midnight blankets my toes. As I slowly drift my feet through the shivering water below, a …

She is Confused

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Kine Stimac, age 13 She is confused about what will happen next. It has been pain, it has been cut. I don't refer to her as a her, she, or …

Laugh

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By Antigone Lambros, age 14 Laugh, they said. You are happy. Your office is clean, and you are a painter. Laugh because you are happy. They didn't know. They haven't …