“I’m going on a diet!” means a very different thing when you hear it come out of your 10 year olds mouth. It’s ridiculous to think a child would start dieting – but over 80% of ten year olds are afraid of being fat according to The Park Nicollet Melrose Center. But it doesn’t stop with … Continue reading The Media Needs to Stop Portraying an Ideal Body Type
It was quiet but loud. Soft snoring drifted through the tent as I frantically scribbled in my orange notebook. My thoughts like waves crashing against each other. Everyone was asleep except for me and I had been up for hours now. With no watches in sight I could only guess it was around midnight. It … Continue reading The Lake of Optimism
As a kid me and my cousins would go to an island every year in Branford called Pot Rock. It was a pretty place surrounded by rocks and filled with beach roses and lush trees. It had two main parts connected by a small lagoon that had a sandbar. We would sometimes go down there … Continue reading Free Write: The Crossing by Sophie P.
Sophie Empathetic, Ambitious, Loyal, Adventurous Daughter of Jurate and Andrew, sister to Eva Lover of rainy days, green tea and life Who feels grateful for all they have, Who finds happiness in late night talks with my friends, opportunity in everyday and comfort in reading for extended period of time Who needs time so she … Continue reading Sophie Bio Poem