Wednesday, February 8 2023 - 8:15 AM

Story Harvest

Camera Thief

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During my study abroad year in Spain, six of my friends and I planned a weekend trip to Paris. Before the sun rose on a …

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Visit to the Vet

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It was the time our family lived in my grandmother’s house. The snow that fell days before was finally starting to melt. My sister, Bella, …

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Homesick Hearts

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I’ve never liked the idea of growing up. In fact, adulthood fell to the very bottom of my To Do list. But I knew the …

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A Second Chance

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For four-and-a-half years I struggled spiritually and emotionally. Everything seemed to be slowly falling apart. Then last August my body quickly shut down unexpectedly. I …

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The Party

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Not so long ago I planned a huge, weeklong party at my parents’ house. I had everything a good party needs: parents out of town, …

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Help When I Needed It

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My mother has always been a rock in my life. She taught me almost everything I knew. From learning proper manners to cooking enough meals …

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My Plan or His Plan

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After completing my freshman year of college, I decided to do something entirely out of character. I had a plan to spend a year abroad …

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An Unlikely Angel

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Our friends, Jo Ann and Norman from Indiana, and my husband and I, had just completed three months of volunteer work with ROAM (RVers on …

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