Author: Ruby Crawford

A Big Step Forward

  Change is hard. No one can deny that. But change can be good and exciting. Right now I’m taking a step forward in life and I’m hoping it will be a great new experience. I’m not going to lie…

A Day in the Life

Hi, my name is Ruby, and I am 13 and in seventh grade. I’m sure we can all agree that this whole coronavirus thing has been really stressful. From a kid’s perspective it is very difficult. The part I dislike…

Ten Things I Liked About Camp

Ruby came back from camp with impetigo and a much greater sense of independence. The latter was pretty amazing to witness, and the former cleared right up with a bit of ointment. I am proud of her for staying the…

Sad for My Friend

When my mom picked me up from a sleepover Sunday morning, she told me she had some sad news. She told me that my friend Lisa’s dad had been killed. It was sad, but it wasn’t like it was someone…