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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Prose, poetry, storytelling help develop inner voice

Prose, poetry, storytelling help develop inner voice

Bailey Stover April 4, 2019

Red rabbits run really rapidly. Small snakes slither swiftly. Tired turtles talk to tall trees. When I was in first and second grade, I had to see a speech therapist because I couldn’t say my R’s,...

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Spoken language brings power, influence

Bailey Stover February 27, 2019

As soon as children are born they start to cry. In the first year of a life, they will coo and babble, stringing sounds together to form words that relate to their environment, according to Kidshealth.org,...

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Local teens to participate in poetry slam competition

Ji-Sung Lee February 4, 2018

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]nspired by the documentary, “Louder Than a Bomb,” as well as by the poets, coaches and organizers of the event, Columbia’s first Louder than a Bomb Poetry Slam will take place...

WWFC: Find your writing niche

WWFC: Find your writing niche

Nicole Schroeder March 19, 2015

With Camp NaNoWriMo and NaPoWriMo coming up next month, as well as the end of the school year approaching and bringing with it extra time to begin work on new writing projects, I'm finding my world abuzz...

WWFC: Ponder this

WWFC: Ponder this

Nicole Schroeder February 20, 2015

Over the past few months, I have written about numerous ways to avoid and escape the slimy grasp of writer's block. You can use online character generators, chat with friends, change up your writing location,...

WWFC: War of the words

WWFC: War of the words

Nicole Schroeder December 14, 2014

The mantra, "the pen is mightier than the sword," is supposed to mean it is better to use your words in an argument rather than act with violence. In writing, however, the pen often has difficulty explaining the...

WWFC: Increasing word counts with the web

WWFC: Increasing word counts with the web

Nicole Schroeder November 16, 2014

So many distractions exist in our world today, from our phones and computer to class assignments and projects that need to be done in the near future. Of course, there are times when writing can be its...

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