Scriber Lake High students release another book
Last updated 2/12/2019 at Noon
Seven years, seven books. And every one of them a success.
In 2011, Scriber Lake High School teacher Marjie Bowker began what was to be a one-time experiment. She and her writing class decided to publish a paperback book of 14 student-written autobiographical stories.
It wasn’t easy. Every one of the young authors had background problems such as depression, anxiety, failure, addiction, sexual abuse,and even suicide, and as hard as it was they wrote about their experiences for all the world to see.
In the cover notes of that first book, Bowker said, “By writing and sharing their...