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Federico Chaux | January 31, 2018
Recently, I spent a little over three weeks in Colombia, my homeland, in other words, where I was born. It’s a familiar and strange feeling most... Read More»
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Teens, Idea Exchange | January 24, 2018
We’re well into 2018 now – how are your New Year’s resolutions coming along? If you’ve resolved to read more books or binge more great shows, the... Read More»
rows of tape cassettes
Federico Chaux | January 22, 2018
In a 2017 Interview, Weyes Blood described herself as atemporal, meaning “of being in existence without correlation with time.” Weyes Blood gives us... Read More»
Electric guitar with fingers on fingerboard
Charlotte Turner | January 15, 2018
I started learning guitar in May 2016, but I didn’t progress beyond basic chords until next October when I joined my school’s School of Rock.... Read More»
old fashioned movie projector
Federico Chaux | January 5, 2018
The first time I watched Napoleon Dynamite I was around eleven or so. At the time it was probably one of the most bizarre movies I had ever seen. Now... Read More»
girl reading book
Susan H and Mya Kidson, Hespeler | January 2, 2018
Imagine… delving into the world where fiction meets reality. Have you ever picked up a book that is so engrossing, so interesting that you just can’t... Read More»
Federico Chaux
Teens, Idea Exchange | January 2, 2018
The time has come to introduce our second Teen e-Writer in Residence. Throughout 2017, Mya Kidson wrote short stories, poetry, reviews, and blog... Read More»
sign saying "Time to say good-bye"
Mya Kidson | December 28, 2017
As we wrap up 2017, it’s a time for reflection and time to look back on the year as a whole. To see what successes have come, and what we have to... Read More»
Sense of Belonging
Brinton Gould, Writer | December 21, 2017
As an angst ridden teen, I admit to feeling lost. I admit to believing that I couldn’t belong to anything or anyone. Until I opened myself up... Read More»
Feet on a weight scale
Mya Kidson | December 15, 2017
Ok so it's taken me a whole year to gain enough courage to write this in a blog post and something inside me still doesn’t feel quite ready, but I... Read More»

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