Monthly Archives: September 2012

My Best Friend

At the age of two, my parents took me to visit my aunt and uncle at their ranch in Montana. We were sitting on the lawn waiting for them to arrive, and I got up and walked into the pasture. … Continue reading

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Five seconds

One Your heart pulses Your muscles prepare for the explosion of force that explodes from your muscles. You take a breath in Your mind does a quick recap of your preparations Your body is ready Two A huge push A … Continue reading

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Mis amigas, Te amo.

Five years of summer camp and four years of school at OVS, you make tons of friends. The great thing is that since OVS is so much fun, most people will come back and you get to see them again … Continue reading

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Exploring Outside the Walls of Viterbo

The past three days I spent on a school orientation trip outside of Viterbo. The fact that anywhere I go in this country is absolutely beautiful like no other is still so surreal and overwhelming to me. I don’t think … Continue reading

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Does America really need all of its power?

America has had a varied history. Originally one of the least organized countries in existence, America would become the most powerful country in the world. America’s modern history has been influenced by the modern world in which we live. America’s … Continue reading

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Kurt Vonnegut

I have very defined opinions. If you asked me my favorite anything, I could tell you. My favorite author, for example, is Kurt Vonnegut. Vonnegut has written some of the best books of all time. Sirens of Titan, God Bless … Continue reading

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The Moon.

We are sitting here again. The dim moon hid her face behind the grey clouds, like home, gloomy and unreachable. Today is the joyous Mid-Autumn Festival, the third and last festival for the living, which is celebrated on the fifteenth … Continue reading

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