rebelling against low expectations

AuthorDebi Andrea Staniforth

is a homeschooled 17-year-old missionary kid from Texas who thinks she belongs in Middle-earth. Her family works with kids and teens on the border of Mexico. She loves traveling out-of-state, writing fantasy, reading books by her favorite authors, and listening to crazy amounts of music. Her greatest desire is to glorify God in everything she does. Debi Andrea hopes to one day become an author of fantasy novels for teens and young adults. You can find her at her blog, Train of Thought where she discusses Christian living, movies, music, books, writing, and her family's ministry.

To the Teen Who Can’t Vote, Don’t Forget To Do This


“When’s the next election?” I asked my Mom excitedly at the beginning of this year. I’m seventeen years old, and since I’m a minor, I can’t vote. I was disappointed to hear that the next election was this year, five months before my birthday. Understanding that this is an important election, I wish I could voice my opinion by placing my vote in the ballot box. But I’ll have to wait four more...

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rebelling against low expectations

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