This We Believe 3rd Place Essay Winner

Reminiscent  By Michelle Ciaramella – 2019, This We Belive 3rd Place Essay Winner Family has a different meaning to each person who hears the word. Family is not only blood, it is a bond. I believe that family is made up of the people we choose to support us and love us no matter what. Family is the unbreakable bond and endless laughter that we … Continue reading This We Believe 3rd Place Essay Winner

This We Believe 2nd Place Essay Winner

By 2019 This We Believe Winner Zoe Diana Plante Ownership Mine: a possession, a descriptor, a word of sentiment, or a word of control? I was yours. Your Object. I was not in control. You owned me. You swallowed me whole. My life was centered around yours. Ownership can be a twisted thing in a relationship. Not only physical ownership, mental ownership too. Branding me … Continue reading This We Believe 2nd Place Essay Winner

I Believe in Becoming Who You Want to Be – This We Believe contest winner

By Abigail J Soares I believe you are who you choose to be. Opioids are a class of highly addictive drugs that are derived from the opium in poppy plants. I remember learning about opioids in 5th grade through the drug abuse program (D.A.R.E) offered at my school, but my young mind did not yet know how a topic that seemed so unfamiliar and irrelevant … Continue reading I Believe in Becoming Who You Want to Be – This We Believe contest winner