Your bedroom is on fire. Think fast. You can only take one pair of shoes with you. We know it’s a lot of pressure – and you might get overwhelmed.  Hastily, you could grab your bunny slippers or with smoke in your eyes,…

October 16, 2013

Night Games

Fog, Forest And Being Found   It’s Friday night, September, four days after school started. I usually like school–English, especially–but this year, I wasn’t into it.
 I’d spent the summer hanging out with these guys who were a couple years older than me,…

  Even when he was down Benjamin was relentlessly positive.

How I Stumbled into Acting Back in high school my friend Jim had somehow gotten himself into the acting game. Heck, he had an agent, auditions, acting classes, the whole nine yards. One day we were hanging out and his agent called him…

No matter what he did, Trent never arrived on time.

The best thing about being a cheerleader? The pompoms because they can double as a disguise.

Some people are just exceptionally talented.

We have our stretchy pants all laid out on the bed; a weekend of  Thanksgiving feasting awaits us. Turkey, gravy, stuffing, various pies (because one is totally unacceptable) – it will be glorious. And after we toast to all the many things we…

Let’s recap. Last week we talked about the 5 pairs of kicks you need to have in your closet. Pop quiz time. Do you remember number three? We’ll give you a clue, look up. Yes, the unassuming desert boot . It’s been around awhile and…

The toughest thing about being the only girl in chess club was getting there.