Category Archives: Nature


7.6 billion people 195 countries 7.6 billion stories told from different perspectives from different eyes in different worlds in different lives one mother is crying as she carries her newborn baby in her arms another is crying while her own … Continue reading

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The Day Before Yesterday

The day before yesterday. The day before yesterday, we arrived at school after the weekend and were all drearily ready to start the day. The kind of smiles were flashed to each other saying “Hey, I don’t really know you … Continue reading

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Here’s a list of the things I lost to the Thomas Fire: My guitar, my ukulele, my first drum sticks. My symbols of creativity, my many memories of favorite songs and being so frustrated about my definite lack of talent! … Continue reading

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glass cage

Off the stem the brittle petals fall, Life is a dying flower, Trapped inside a glass case. Passersby see the light, but Don’t stay for the brown, Vile stench that comes with darkness. When the moon rises, The petals wilt, … Continue reading

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Ski Season

I am overwhelmed with excitement for the ski season approaching; the visions of snowflakes float around in my mind, reminding me of the snow-filled times of last year. While at Mammoth Mountain over the holidays last year, my dad challenged … Continue reading

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Winter sunsets

Winter sunsets are always the brightest. The days are shorter, the nights are darker. It’s November, and even though it’s cold enough to see your breath in the air we still eat dinner in the backyard. It’s cold, but who … Continue reading

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Warmth of the Cold

I love fall. The sheer aesthetic of sitting by a window with warm glowing string lights, drinking some sort of hot tea, surrounded with the smell of books. The fact that it is finally cold enough to be wearing wool … Continue reading

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