One Monday evening by a Long Island strip mall, Khaseen Morris died at a hospital after being stabbed to the chest. Fifty other teenagers there witnest the scene, but less than a quarter of them helped. “Kids stood there and didn’t help Khaseen,” Detective Lt. Stephen Fitzpatrick of the Nassau County Police Department said in … Continue reading How Bad is the Bystander Effect?
This weekend was a good weekend, one of the best I’ve had in a while actually. Friday night we played charades for a very long time, and every team I was on, I won. I was quite happy about that. After charades, we did a scavenger hunt around the house. There was a lot of … Continue reading A Good Weekend
I never thought I would be missing school so much. I didn’t think this was how we would define 2020. It has been so boring over the past week because of nothing to do. I long to see my friends at school again and I wish I could see all the teachers as well. Luckily … Continue reading Distance Learning Day 1
Thud – I fell to the ground. I was like a deer in headlights, just staring off into the distance, not knowing what to do. I couldn’t believe it. I was ready to have such a fun night, and it got ruined. Why did this have to happen? My mom had walked into my room … Continue reading I’m Right Here