Defining attributes of youth

Lawyers for three Pennsylvanians serving life sentences for crimes committed at 18 argue recent neuroscience findings prove they should be punished as juveniles, not adults April 7 2018 ~ Published in Postindustrial Avis Lee was 18 years old when she was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for acting as a lookout…

Small Town Highlight – Blairsville, Pennsylvania

Blairsville embarks on redevelopment while embracing its natural strengths November 3, 2018 Daniel Kelley left his hometown of Blairsville 35 years ago, but felt right at home when he moved back in his retirement in 2015. “It was like putting on an old coat,” said Mr. Kelley, 66, who worked at Penn State Hershey Medical Center….

A Little Bit About Myself

I’ve decided to start a blog in order to organize my internet presence all in one place.  As an aspiring senior journalism major at Point Park University, I have begun to develop a portfolio of published pieces I will be posting here. I am Editor-in-Chief of PPU’s student newspaper, The Globe. I’ve also held the titles…

Welcome to Walkaway Words

Hello, I’m Carley Bonk. This is the place where I’ll be recounting daily observations, sharing my published works and posting photos of my travels.