Age of Awareness
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Age of Awareness

Safety First

My own experience being in lockdown because of a dangerous gunman. (Trigger warning.)

Photo by Sebastian Pociecha on Unsplash

Before Columbine in 1999, no one really televised or paid much attention to teenagers who brought weapons to school. Angry teenagers shooting up classrooms weren’t a thing, or so the idea went. I knew better, though.

When I was in high school (before everyone owned cell phones or internet in 1991), a guy from the Junior class…

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Sunshine Zombiegirl

Existential editor. Mostly alive sort of undead, jack of all trades, master of none, but better than a master of one. AKA Kate sunshinezombiegirl@protonmail.com