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IN THIS ISSUE
BEHIND THE WORDS by Sarah Cook CHAIN REACTING by Julia Alexander CROSSING THE LAKE by Jessica Zeidman DOUBLE LIVES LIVED by Isabella Wu I WAS NOT BORN TO QUIT by Vanessa Zimmerman PROLOGUE: A THOUSAND POUNDS OF LEAD by Madison Russell MONSTER IN MY CLOSET by Cheyenne Zaremba TEMP(ES)T by Audrey Effenberger GEORGE by Simona Zaretsky THE DESERT-CHILDREN WAR OF 1999 by Madison Van Edwards SWEAT by Lauren Morehouse SOMETIMES THE HEART by Sami Russello CHROMA by Isabella Wu EBB by Simona Zaretsky A DAY WITHOUT TIME by Lauren Morehouse THE DAY MY LIFE WAS SAVED... by Vanessa Zimmerman RUN AWAY FOR A DAY by Nelly Green GARDEN by Simona Zaretsky SOLDIER by Chloe Capri Hooper POEM FOR READERS (PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE) by Julia Alexander BITING WORDS (Excerpt) by Featured Editor Abby Johnson

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BEHIND THE WORDS BY SARAH COOK

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CHAIN REACTING BY JULIA ALEXANDER

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CROSSING THE LAKE BY JESSICA ZEIDMAN

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DOUBLE LIVES LIVED BY ISABELLA WU

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I WAS NOT BORN TO QUIT BY VANESSA ZIMMERMAN

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PROLOGUE: A THOUSAND POUNDS OF LEAD BY MADISON RUSSELL

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MONSTER IN MY CLOSET BY CHEYENNE ZAREMBA

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TEMP(ES)T BY AUDREY EFFENBERGER

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GEORGE BY SIMONA ZARETSKY

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THE DESERT-CHILDREN WAR OF 1999 BY MADISON VAN EDWARDS

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SWEAT BY LAUREN MOREHOUSE

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SOMETIMES THE HEART BY SAMI RUSSELLO

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CHROMA BY ISABELLA WU

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EBB BY SIMONA ZARETSKY

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A DAY WITHOUT TIME BY LAUREN MOREHOUSE

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THE DAY MY LIFE WAS SAVED AND THE WOMEN WHO CHANGED IT BY VANESSA ZIMMERMAN

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RUN AWAY FOR A DAY BY NELLY GREEN

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GARDEN BY SIMONA ZARETSKY

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SOLDIER BY CHLOE CAPRI HOOPER

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POEM FOR READERS
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FEATURED EDITOR ABBY JOHNSON

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BITING WORDS
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