The Oracle Rebounds
Allison van Diepen
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As the "oracle of dating," Kayla is supposed to have all the answers about love and relationships. She's supposed to have the perfect relationship. But now that Jared is "taking a step back," Kayla feels like a total fraud.
So the expert on dating starts taking her own rebound advice—and some from her friends—and stops moping around. Yeah, there are other possibilities out there—including the beyond-cute French foreign exchange student she's showing around town.
But when controversy erupts about the Oracle's advice, Kayla is sent reeling once again. Will anything work out for her this year? Yet when her friends start seriously needing the Oracle, Kayla begins to focus on what really matters: Viv, Sharese, Amy and Ryan, her true-blue buds. And suddenly, everything starts making sense again….
have met Benoit, and we wouldn’t have had two wonderful weeks together! Who knew that everything could work out so perfectly? seven 36 Days into Rebound Equation “So you’ve really never seen Glamour Girl before?” Amy asks Zink, who’s joined us for our Sunday-night ritual. It boggles her mind that anyone our age isn’t watching it religiously. “I usually attend Sunday-evening services at my grandmother’s church in Harlem,” Zink says. “The choir is fantastic.” Wearing a crisp dress
a few days.” “I hope so, but how much damage can these people do in the meantime?” “I bet your website’s getting lots of hits, at least.” “It is. Hundreds.” “This will get people talking about your site. Everyone will make their own decision as to whether you’re legit.” “Good point. It’s just really hard to have those nasty things said about me. I know that my answer wasn’t perfect, but they’re blowing it all out of proportion.” “Just be glad your identity isn’t out in the open. Picture how
now—like defending your reputation.” When I get home from school, I see that the traffic on my website has shot to crazy numbers. Unfortunately, most of the people are haters, judging by the emails I’m getting. Well, haters or not, I’ve decided how I’m going to respond. One statement and that’s it, I tell myself. I’ll post it on my website and on teenmoi, then I’ll put this behind me. The Oracle’s Reply I would like to start off by thanking Brandy for the opportunity to visit her dynamic
the chair on the opposite side of the chess board. “What’s your name?” “Kayla.” “Josef.” He’s got a strong accent. “Where are you from, Josef?” “Romania. You are a student?” “High school student, yeah.” Just in case he’s wondering if I’m older than I look—just to clarify that I’m not. “What about you?” “I am an engineer.” He moves his pawn. I make a move, and then he does. It’s my turn again. “Are you sure?” he asks. “Huh?” I’m holding my pawn midair. He looks down at the board. “Are
not to string Rose along. For some people, a partner’s intellect may not be important, but for someone like Evgeney, it’s essential. I stay late after school to work on a paper. It’s around four-thirty by the time I grab my stuff from my locker. I notice that the lights are on in the art room. The door is closed but I peek through the glass and see Jared inside, painting. This room is where we first flirted and where we first kissed. Jared looks up and squints at the glass. I’m not sure if he