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Global Warming

August 25, 2020 12:10 pm Published by Comments Off on Global Warming

The following poem was written by our weekly writing group, The Green Walls Writer’s Project, in Zoom. Each person wrote... View Article


A Burning Question

July 31, 2020 3:10 pm Published by Comments Off on A Burning Question

We don’t expect candles to light themselves  Why do we expect a lot of our youth  To earn respect they... View Article


L-E-A-D-E-R, LEADER!

July 30, 2020 10:31 am Published by Comments Off on L-E-A-D-E-R, LEADER!

Written by Ava Li, a BRITE youth spokesperson. L is for listening.  A good leader doesn’t just drone on and... View Article


Hidden Dangers of Turning Away

July 21, 2020 4:14 pm Published by Comments Off on Hidden Dangers of Turning Away

Essay and artwork by a BRITE youth spokesperson. I have never been pressured to vape before.      I am lucky enough... View Article


Addiction

June 30, 2020 10:38 am Published by Comments Off on Addiction

Written by Liz Hyman. She had blue hair, with a green streak. I left the store to get to the... View Article


Mountains

June 29, 2020 3:34 pm Published by Comments Off on Mountains

Written by a BRITE young adult spokesperson. I think that everyone has a story that they have to tell, no... View Article


Sunflower

May 26, 2020 2:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Sunflower

Written by a BRITE young adult spokesperson. You are your father’s child. Half of him and your mother. He watched... View Article


Color

May 26, 2020 2:14 pm Published by Comments Off on Color

Written by a BRITE young adult spokesperson. With a world covered in grey, A heart filled with rage, I am... View Article


Isolation

May 13, 2020 4:40 pm Published by Comments Off on Isolation

Written by a BRITE young adult spokesperson. Aren’t you tired of the isolation? The running, hiding Aren’t you tired of... View Article