Kerry Campbell, a mom from San Francisco , insists on shooting up her 8-year-old daughter with regular Botox injections and making her get body waxes in an attempt to turn her into a superstar one day (Julie Ryan Evans, 2011). As kids, they are forced to do what their parents tell them, not knowing the consequences. “I didn 't know I hated the pageants. I thought I loved them, just as my mother said. I didn 't find out until my body told me at the age of 16.
“Tuesday of the Other June,” Bullied? “Tuesday of the Other June” by Norma Fox Mazer is a realistic fiction about a girl named June, who goes to her first day at swim class, and would start going every Tuesday. June finds out someone has the same name as her. The other June does not like the fact that they have the same name. In the beginning, June was happy, she didn 't have to be worried about many things.
Practice was miserable, I grabbed my water bottle and phone and sprinted out of the gym as fast as my tired legs could move. I cried to my mom the whole drive home, begging her to take me off of the team. She told me to not get frustrated, she said if I hated it after a month she would take me out. I solemnly agreed and pushed myself into another month’s worth of what I thought was going to be hell. I went in with a negative attitude, but I remember walking out of that gym after every practice having accomplished something new.
At the talent show, Jing-Mei miserably failed. The next day, Jing-Mei and her mother get into a big argument where Jing-Mei declares, “I wish I weren’t your daughter…I wish I were dead! Like them,” referring to the two daughters that her mother lost prior to coming to America. Decades later, Jing-Mei finally realizes that even though she never met her
It is Mia's first day of school and she is a freshman at _________. She is extremely nervous and scared for her first day. She's always been kind of quiet and only had a few friends and the whole idea of high school frightens her. It is 5:45 A.M. and Mia's alarm is going off she rolls over and hits snooze. Then when it goes off again at 6:00 A.M. her mom comes in.
The girls started to laugh. Sara face is turning red. She screams what you are all laughing at. Her friend Kyla said you could never date him. So Kyla and Sara made a bet, if she could date Chris for longer than a week, she would get $50, but if she lost she would have to wear mix match shoes to school.
So she went to her room, screamed then hit her head with a bottle then she lost her consciousness. She retrieved awareness the next day, she was fine, the doctor came and tied her head and she was all good, she then started realizing her family was all gathered around her everyone was worried. Then William, her father said “E-Evaa? Are you okay? What on earth happened?
Another official comes to the class door and I go out, they tell me it's time to go to Montevista. I walk back in the class sobbing and grab my bag and Tierney comes with me. I tell her I will not be here for a long time, she refuses to leave me and gets herself admitted somehow.
“Don’t be nervous.” This was the last thing my mom said to me before I entered my first audition for a ballet summer intensive. I was eleven. I did ok and I ended up getting in but like always there were things to improve on. Little did I know then that the teachers are always looking for three things; technique, confidence, and artistry. The audition was for Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory.
The movie Mean Girls show exactly how mean high school girls can be. There are three main girls in this movie. Cady heron who get mixed in with the popular crowd, Janis Ian who used to be friends with her nemesis Regina George. All the girls struggle with wanting to be the best in the school and later learn that that is not what high school is all about. Cady Heron was a 16-year-old girl who was homeschooled.
You could feel the nerves and anxiety of all the girls as we waited impatiently for the sign to drop and hopefully reveal our numbers. At that moment, all of us felt the same. Doubting ourselves, yet hoping for the best. I looked over at my roommate I had for the week as the sign fell before I looked at the sign. She immediately started crying and I looked up and did not see her number nor my number, but ultimately I knew my number was not supposed to be up there that year.
“Great,” she thought, “I will be the next trend in social media for the next day”. After that, she sulked to first block with her face down in embarrassment while the other students snickered and giggled. She figured by the time she reached first block the whole school will know what happened. Nevaeh made it to first block on time, but with a colossal price. Mr. Silver, the Science teacher exclaimed, “ Good morning class!