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Discovering Priorities

Creativity is the means by which our minds can flaunt their brilliance and abilities.
I can trace my passion to create back to the third grade, when my teacher Ms. Blagdon designated a Writers’ Workshop every day for us to work on writing projects of our choice. I remember making menus, writing mystery short stories, and designing a new cover for a paperback book.
Ms. Blagdon also had…… Read More »

Robbie Dibble achieves greatness

Robbie Dibble is popular. He is known for his athleticism, artistry, and desire to be the center of attention—who could forget the crowds he attracts at school dances?
His personality, however, overshadows another part of him, a part that his friends forget: Dibble has Asperger’s syndrome.
“Asperger’s is a high-functioning form of autism…”… Read More »