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You’re still my friend

July 9, 2015 12:40 pm Published by Comments Off on You’re still my friend

Sandra P is a CSUCI majoring in Communications. She wrote this essay in April 2015. After high school I thought... View Article


In the midst of trouble

March 10, 2014 12:04 pm Published by Comments Off on In the midst of trouble

This post is written by Amber G., a 9th grader attending Camarillo High School. Today it seems like young kids... View Article


The grasp of addiction

November 8, 2012 1:08 pm Published by Comments Off on The grasp of addiction

This post was written by Ventura County high school student. Depression, utter sadness, many find difficult to deal with. Many... View Article


How Drinking Affects Family

September 28, 2010 12:44 pm Published by Comments Off on How Drinking Affects Family

By Laura M. Laura received an Honorable Mention for this essay in the 2010 “Say It Straight Up” writing contest,... View Article


Youth and Alcohol

July 14, 2010 11:30 am Published by Comments Off on Youth and Alcohol

By Denise G. Denise received an Honorable Mention for this essay in the 2010 “Say It Straight Up” writing contest,... View Article