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2017 Easter YWF

Braden S. from Gretna Middle School Growing up in the country wasn’t a problem for Marley Downs. It especially helped with her powers, echolocation and night vision. Every night when her parents thought she was sound asleep in her room, … Continue reading

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Band Reversal

Band is a waste of time because I deny that Band is an amazing learning experience hanging out with friends is fun but in Band, it’s non-existent boring rehearsals are all I have to look forward to fun contests and … Continue reading

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Published Work

The work from the 2014 festivals (both Elkhorn and Stuart) are now published. Please see the posts below for sample work from our students. Great job and thanks for sharing! -Amy Tasich

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Emma M.

The first 11 years of Natilie’s life were the best!  She lived in a little farmhouse out in the middle of nowhere.  Natilie would go outside and sit in her favorite tree in her backyard.  It had a lot of … Continue reading

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Josie B.

Gabrielle Schaaf. Hmm, interesting name. I like it.        Remy tracked Gabrielle, her Chosen, all day. Trips to the Buckle, Rue 21, and the local frozen yogurt place, Cherry on Top, were expected. But the trip that surprised her was the … Continue reading

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Lydia “Trapped by Wolves”

Crisply does the wind in October rustle down the meadow as I walk through the wilted flowers of the Autumn colored meadow. Every step I take produced the sound of twig snapping in half. Sadie, my sister, follows me as … Continue reading

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Alyssa

I was the youngest in a family of five. My dad was only 43. My mom was 40.  My brothers, Nate and Zach, are both 19. They are twins so I was always getting them mixed up.  I am 12 … Continue reading

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