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Paying it Forward

  “When I was young, my dad told me that if they didn’t pay me to be good, then I was good for nothing. I was so confused. I never did figure out who ‘they’ were,” said Bruce. “Did you … Continue reading

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The Diorama

Gwen approached Emma in the school yard a few minutes before the end of the day. The two first met when their children started kindergarten together. They referred to themselves as the ‘Parental Support Group’. “I’m excited. I think Amy’s … Continue reading

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Parenting Is Not What It Used To Be

In her town it was illegal to light off fireworks. It was something that deeply angered Ainsley. Growing up, she had many fond memories of her dad’s holiday fireworks displays. Her mom would lay a blanket in the front yard … Continue reading

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Keep It In House

By 7:45am the break room was already filled with staff waiting for the start of their 8:00am shift. Courtney hesitated in the doorway before committing herself to the day. At a table in the back of the room several employees … Continue reading

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