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“Would I ever have thought, before everything happened, that my entire life could be summarized in twenty cards?” Semi-finalist Ann LoVerso, 15, writes about the struggles one faces to stand up to school bullies.
“It’s August. I could pretend to be optimistic and see my glass of summer as half-full, but when there is school waiting to steal my sleepy summer days, the empty space in the glass seems more prevalent than ever.” This “20 Under 20″ submission was written by Ruby Mayer, 13. Ruby is the second of the 18 winners we will publish online.
“She was an origami runner, a crane ready for flight.” In this “20 under 20″ semi-finalist winning story, Beth watches her sister Jessie run 20 miles for a fundraiser. Written by Ryann Lally, age 18. This is the first of the 18 winners we will publish online.