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You Just Had To Be There

Posted by Jenna on April 16, 2014 at 3:51am 0 Comments

So I wrote that depressing blog post an hour ago,

and then I remembered I wanted to tell a very short, funny little story.

I could just edit that last one,

but it wouldn't really fit there,

so I'll write it here in it's own post.

Because I can.

Last week in my photography class,

another film student was ranting about the movie Noah,

saying how it wasn't very good and it was the director's worst movie,

too fantastical, blah blah…


The Charm of Night

Posted by Thiel on April 13, 2014 at 5:32am 0 Comments

The night is so charming. You just have this feeling that you can do anything, understand everything, and that all your dreams can be turned into reality. Night is just like a dreamland. Nothing is exactly real, but that doesn't matter. The feeling does. Night, is my time of inspiration. The time I don't feel worthless, that I know I could be so much more than what I am now.

I Love Fridays

Posted by S on April 11, 2014 at 10:41pm 1 Comment

I'm still working on a name for my new blog.

It's tough!

I'm so happy it's Friday. It never used to be this way as I had school all day Saturdays and worked Sundays.

Week one at the hospital is done. One more to go and then I'm free to get a job!

Today was busy and I realized you can't feel sad or get attached. Not that I got attached but I took a patients blood the other day and then I saw them today in a worse state and just to see them get progressively…


Not about my ex

Posted by Izy on April 10, 2014 at 7:38pm 3 Comments

As promised in the title, this blog post will not be about my ex. Like I said, I trying to get fully over him so...yeah. Anyway, I have pretty much given up on trying to get my best friend a rebound. I haven't talked about it to her anymore cause I don't want to be a bad friend by pressuring her to get a new bf. Moving on from rebounds, I finally got my pop tarts! My mom went shopping today and bought a huge amount of pop tarts so I'm really happy about that. Moving on from pop tarts, I am… Continue

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Luke is the perfect boyfriend: handsome, kind, fun. He and Emaline have been together all through high school in Colby, the beach town where they both grew up. But now, in the summer before college, Emaline wonders if perfect is good enough.

Enter Theo, a super-ambitious outsider, a New Yorker assisting on a documentary film about a reclusive local artist. Theo's sophisticated, exciting, and, best of all, he thinks Emaline is much too smart for Colby.

Emaline's mostly-absentee father, too, thinks Emaline should have a bigger life, and he's convinced that an Ivy League education is the only route to realizing her potential. Emaline is attracted to the bright future that Theo and her father promise. But she also clings to the deep roots of her loving mother, stepfather, and sisters. Can she ignore the pull of the happily familiar world of Colby?

Emaline wants the moon and more, but how can she balance where she comes from with where she's going?

Sarah Dessen's devoted fans will welcome this story of romance, yearning, and, finally, empowerment. It could only happen in the summer.




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Challenge #1 ended and the winner was SOPHIA LEE with her awesome entry!

To see all the other entries check out the Challenge Post FORUM section.

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Final Dessen Summer Challenge (Your Fave Dessen Character) Winner is: Grace Ann!

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Started by Meka Nicole Jackson in Sample Title 20 hours ago. 0 Replies

So I have a question. If I have coworkers who take me for granted what should I do or say

Help make a Just Listen film!!!

Started by Cassidy Parker Knight in Uncategorized. Last reply by Cassidy Parker Knight Apr 2. 1 Reply

Yes, you read that right :) Basically, I'm a film student and I filmed the car wash scene for a project (and just because I really wanted to haha), and it looked great - but then my hard drive crashed. I'm trying to raise money to have my hard drive…Continue

Tags: fundraiser, film, Listen, Just


Started by Sarah-land in Sample Title. Last reply by Tabitha Mar 26. 86 Replies

Hello Sarah-Landers,Guess what time it is! SUMMER CHALLENGE TIME! For our first challenge (starting tomorrow May 15th!!) of the summer we want you to design YOUR OWN Sarah Dessen Book Cover! We love, love, love what you guys did last year so we…Continue

Tags: dessen, sarah, challenge, summer, sarah-land


Started by Meka Nicole Jackson in Sample Title Mar 10. 0 Replies

Today was a better day until I pick up the girl to go to work. She wanted to take her time. I was going to bring up last night but I didn't because I thought we would get into this big argument. So I just let it be. I need so better friends in my…Continue


Started by Meka Nicole Jackson in Sample Title. Last reply by Meka Nicole Jackson Mar 10. 2 Replies

So do you guys ever made a plan with someone and they want to mess up the plan? That's what's going on right now. I'm at Starbucks wait on my coworker to text me when she is ready. I'm about to be done with her. We were suppose to go to IHOP around…Continue

Owen Armstrong

Started by Serina Holguin in Sample Title. Last reply by Cassidy Parker Knight Mar 7. 5 Replies

I've read "Just Listen" more time than I can count yet I still cannot picture what he looks like. I read the description of him over and over but I still don't have a mental visualization of him. Help me picture what he looks like.Continue

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Okay, so this post is about Good Morning America and Josh Elliott. I know, I know. And I understand if you skip it entirely if you care about neither. Go ahead, skip. I’ll wait for you to go. Still here? All right, then. This has been a weird week. Regular readers of this blog know […]

A long time ago, we used to be friends….

  Okay, so yes: this happened. On Wednesday night, in L.A. It REALLY did! I know, I still can’t quite believe it myself. Let me back up and explain. So a few weeks back, I was over in my office when I got a Kickstarter update from Rob Thomas about the Veronica Mars movie. Longtime […]

Abandoning. And listening.

So it’s December 20th as I write this. One day until the shortest day of the year, five until Christmas. It’s my kid’s last day of school for two weeks and I can hear her happy voice rising up to my office windows from where she’s playing outside with her sitter. Normally, right now, I’d […]


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