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Volume One

Table of Contents

From Whence I Came
Let us look at our lush forest one last time. Is it any less beautiful if we remove the hand of a Creator God?
  Brian Kohring
Even though none of my relatives that I know of were killed or tortured by the Japanese, I am still afraid. I am afraid that my vicarious wounds still linger inside me, affecting everything I do.

  Jae Yoo

Unanswered Questions
For the longest time it never occurred to me that I actually did have a mother. The facts I had just weren't enough, I needed more evidence.

  Jobi Jones

THE FIRST DRAFT: Unanswered Questions
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The Atrocities of War
Goya's painting has historical significance, as well as a social message that he wanted to send to generations to come.
  Mary Connell


Why My Spirit is Christian and My Logic is Not
If I assume God exists, I must also assume the existence of extraterrestrials,
unicorns, dragons, and so on.
  Mehdi Djadali


Condom Distribution--Who is Benefiting?
"I am confident that if we took the time to ask why so many teenagers are sexually active today, we would discover the solution is not a simple one."
  Shannon Kelley


What a Woman Wants
He looks at me with big puppy dog eyes and says,"Kate, do you really want me to
stay?" HELLO! Now, you have to understand that I don't want to make decisions for him, and I don't want to be controlling, so I say, "It's your decision." Wow, that is the number one clue; if you get that line you'd better stay with her.
  Katie Jansen


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