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Finding My Home: Chapter 2

“I think that should be the last of it,” mom said. She placed the box she carried up to my new room on the floor. The corners were starting to bend on each side from being pushed around the back of the moving van.  “Wow, that wasn’t so bad,” I said trying to catch my…

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Finding My Home: Chapter 1

“For god’s sake Joce, what did I do now, huh?” my dad said. His voice could be heard throughout the house no matter what room you were in. His footsteps got closer as they slammed against the floor. His dirty white socks showed underneath the crack of my door as they cleaned up the remnants…

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Permanent

I always had this thought in my head that nothing in my life could be permanent. I think the more I’ve grown up an experienced things in my lifetime, the more I’ve become accustomed to a temporary lifestyle. Maybe one day it will change. I wrote this poem after I read the book “In Five…

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Top 5 Young Adult Novels of 2020

The Kinder Poison by Natalie Mae This fantasy adventure follows a teenage girl named Zahru who craves adventure outside the kingdom of Orkena. However this burning desire leaves her as the sacrifice in a deadly game between the three heirs of the kingdom to determine which heir wins the crown. Today Tonight Tomorrow by Rachel…

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Christmas DIY Decorations

It is that time of year where families create more memories for the holidays. With this year being all about the closeness and bonds we make with our family and friends; there has been non stop creation of different crafts and art projects. Here are 4 simple creative crafts to make for the Christmas holiday.…

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Sephora Advent Calendar Series: #2 — Voluspa Mini Candle Advent Calendar

Although best known for their makeup, beauty, and skincare, Sephora offers slightly different variations in products sold at their stores. Among the lesser-known are hair tools, sunscreen, and even candles. Voluspa, a high-end candle brand based in California, regularly offers their products for sale at Sephora year-round. For the holidays, they have “luxuriously crafted and…

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