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Living Beyond Limitation: My Journey Through My Eating Disorder  By McKenna Weinbaum (Age 16)

My name is McKenna. In addition to being a student entering my junior year of high school, I’m an artist, a singer, an aerialist, a jewelry business owner, a yogi, dancer, actor and photographer. My life’s purpose comes from doing all of these things which I love. I have a deeply rooted passion for sharing […]

When You’re Handed a Pandemic

October 1973 Only four years old, to me the chance to play with my friend Daniel Shapiro with my two brothers and his siblings in a bomb shelter while living in a suburb of Jerusalem had its advantages. While my parents were undoubtedly frightened by the sound of rockets outside, I was too young to […]

You Got a Friend In Me By Will Bubenik

“Wow! That’s a GIANT Woody!” I never would have imagined that one single outburst in reaction to seeing an oversized ‘Toy Story’ Woody doll in a Target in Minneapolis, MN would bring me two lifelong friends. Lifelong friends that came from different places, at different phases in their lives. One in Connecticut, one in Colorado. […]