Motivational speaker Stacy Butler didn’t start out chang-ing people’s lives. Far from it. Stacy was a high school head cheerleader, homecoming queen, star athlete, and trendsetter. Her friends and family adored her, and she believed she had it all. Then, out of curiosity, she began flirting with alcohol and drugs. The rush of power that came with coke led her into the world of drug dealing and prostitution as a full-fledged, hardcore pimp. But Stacy got caught and sent to prison, where she learned the hard way that you can’t give up if you want to survive.
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Dynamic Writing 1A includes 85 lessons on writing. Informal journal writing and formal writing assignments work alongside each other to grow each young writer’s skills. Students will write over 30 journal entries, three book summaries, two descriptive essays, two narrative essays, and five short fiction stories. In addition to essay basics like…
Her only option was to move forward. That is the ulti-mate message of THEY CALLED ME QUEEN B. The only way out is through, and broken dreams are no excuse for giving up. Sometimes humorous, sometimes brash, always inspirational, Stacy Butler is a courageous voice for survival.