rebelling against low expectations

AuthorAbby Bales

is a high schooler from small town Indiana. She is a writer and blogger with an affinity for coffee, tasteful music, and rainy days. She also has a slight obsession with succulents. She lives with her family of eight where things are never dull. To discover more of her work, visit her blog

Searching for Rest in a Nonstop World


Dear Friend, You have a heart for big things. You are a hard worker, and you’re proud of that. And honestly, it’s gotten you places – it’s paid off. It shows in your passion, your integrity, and the way people admire you for working so diligently at the things you care about. In fact, you are a rebelutionary – you’ve done hard things, and you’re still doing hard things… … and you are tired. On...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →