Author Archives: yourgingerkid

Hello OVS!

As you may know or recognize, this is Emma from last years graduating class and I’ve stopped by to say hello! It feels like it’s been ages since I’ve read this blog so I’ve spent the last half hour or … Continue reading

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Bright Star

Bright star, would I were stedfast as thou art– Not in lone splendour hung aloft the night And watching, with eternal lids apart, Like nature’s patient, sleepless Eremite, The moving waters at their priestlike task Of pure ablution round earth’s … Continue reading

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Threads

For my blog post for this week  I thought that I’d post my favorite poem at the moment. This poem, by Gabriel Gadfly, is not only beautifully written, but also describes how I feel at this point in life. You … Continue reading

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Cattle-ranching Trip

Not very many people can claim that they’ve been on a real cow roundup, but I can! Last Sunday, a group of three seniors, including myself, OVS art teacher Ms. Smith, and lower’s Australian riding instructor, Andy, loaded two horses … Continue reading

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The End

You never realize how much you miss someone until your heart sinks to the floor with grief A soundless crash that mirrors After months of forgetting how they mirrored asphalt after rain. And how days seem to creak on by … Continue reading

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Avi Buffalo

I’ve been to about 30 concerts in my life. From seeing the Rhianna to Michael Franti, I’ve made my way around the different genres and different venues. This last Saturday I was lucky enough to see Avi Buffalo at the … Continue reading

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Beirut

I’ve been here at the Ojai Valley School for five years now. During those four years spent at the upper campus, there have been countless moments that have been so deeply engrained into my fondest of memories. From exclusive dances … Continue reading

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