rebelling against low expectations

AuthorSydnie Castor

is a rebelutionary 15-year-old from the Land of Ten Thousand Lakes. She loves reading, knitting, and writing for her blog. She has four brothers and one sister, who drive her crazy! She has lived in several states including Wisconsin, North Carolina, and Alabama.

My Dad Is Sick, And That’s Hard: Sydnie’s Story


After reading so many great entries for the Do Hard Things Story Contest, we’ve decided to highlight a story on TheRebelution every week for the rest of the year. Each story emphasizes how Do Hard Things has impacted these rebelutionaries. Today, meet Sydnie! I first read Do Hard Things when I was 13. It made me think because most of the things talked about in it were things I had just done...

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 →