Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Up at 10:30. We all cleaned up our sleeping pallets. I played Solitaire and waited 4 Em. We went 2 Crabtree. Got shirt and music. Showered. Went 2 Dad’s 4 dinner. Me, Ashley, and Renee went 2 Courtney Wood’s party. Zach’s being so cool. I think I’m beginning to like him in the wrong way. 3 of us spent night at Ashley’s. Straight to bed.

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Up at 11:00. Went outside. We ordered a pizza. Very boring day. Courtney left at 3:45. I did Jane Fonda ab-work. Showered. Mom came home. I worked on guitar. Ate. Zachie came and we went 2 Renee’s. Ended up spending night. We watched “Interview with the Vampire.” Good.

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Up at 12:00! Mrs. D. gave me a ride home. Thought I had 2 work but they called and said they didn’t need me. Cleaned. Ate. Courtney came at 9:00. She was pissed at her Mom. We talked some. Went outside, watched TV. Bummed ’cause she didn’t have a car.

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Worked from 7-2. Showered. Went 2 Rogers’ again. Went 2 Phish chat room again and met Eddie. Nicest guy — gave me a hug, sent me his pic, got my #, gonna call me this week. Lives in NC. Aahh! He makes me nervous! Had dreads, etc. I’m happy, but he’s 19.

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Always such a sad day. Not 2 bad, though. Me, Mom, and Kathy went 2 some crappy shop center by the airport. Watched story. Then we went 2 see “As Good As It Gets.” Good. Came 2 Dad’s. We all went 2 the Rogers’ little party. Kinda boring. Played on computer and went in Phish chat room. Nutin’ special. Cried about face.

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Yay! Up at 8:00. Opened presents and Em and Cap were here. Got nice jeans and other cool stuff. Me and Em came 2 Mom’s 4 more. Got CD player, clothes, etc. 🙂 Came 2 Tarboro 4 Mema/Pop’s. Ate huge dinner with Steven, Bryan, etc. Yum. Came 2 Mannings’ X-mas. More stuff. Saw video of baby Rachael and Trudie/Patrick. Mom came and we drove home. Not in bed ’till 12:00. Good day!

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

X-mas Eve! Up at 10:00. Did glitter. Dad came at 2:00. Mom and Kathy home at 12:00. Worked on glitter. Showered. Helped with kitchen. Blanks family came at 6:00. Fun-ish. Ate lots. They left at 9:00. Worked on Kathy and Becca’s glitter. For lot of minutes. Excited about X-mas.

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Kathy came at 11:00. Showered. Did Jane Fonda abs tape. Worked on glitter presents. (Mom’s and Eddie’s.) Me and Kathy went 2 the mall. Got Em a CD and Eddie a candle. Em came at 5:30 and we went 2 Eddie’s. We got remote control cars! Home at 9:00. Courtney came with Liam, Andy, Thor, and Travis. Left at 10:30. “Beauty and Beast.”

Laura M., age 15, North Carolina

Almost 11:00 when I got up. Nice. Kathy took me 2 get my check cashed. Bought glitter, etc. Did little X-mas projects. Bill Brantley came over 4 dinner with his aunt Janis and other guy, 2. Ate stew. Came 2 Ashley’s. Courtney and Liam came. Me and Ashley chilled. Tried 2 play “Clue” but were 2 smart.