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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


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


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


How do I want to be?

November 10, 2014 1:32 pm Published by Comments Off on How do I want to be?

The author is 22 and lives in Ventura. Realizing who I am… Remembering who I used to be; Looking myself... View Article


In Your Head

July 9, 2012 10:14 am Published by Comments Off on In Your Head

One, One road, One way, One life, One choice… Dark, Dark mind, Dark thoughts, Dark instincts… Alone Feeling alone, Alone... View Article