Category Archives: 8th Grade- Rockwood, OR

Ages 13-14

Honor Your Mother and Father

This one is difficult. Living with our parents’ alcoholism and drug use was a real drag (definitely pulling my punches). The end result was a whole lot of abuse and neglect. I read somewhere that children of abuse grow up … Continue reading

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I Did a Quick Stint in Juvenile Delinquent Hall

(art by Edward Gorey) I did a quick stint in Juvenile Delinquent Hall when I was in eighth grade. I like to say I was in the wrong place at the wrong time, but I’m finding it difficult remembering when … Continue reading

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