Category Archives: Sports

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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CIF Southern California Championships

I can’t begin to explain the feelings rushing through my brain at the moment. CIF Southern California Championships were today and it was beyond words. The competition was fierce with girls finishing at 15:49 (Claudia Lane). I am so overwhelmed by how amazing … Continue reading

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Book smart

Growing up, I was never good at sports, or at least that’s what I thought. It’s not that I had a pronounced lack of capability, just that I never thought I should be able to take sports seriously. In my … Continue reading

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The Deadly Truth About Love

I’m not necessarily a person who trusts easily. It takes me a long time to open up to someone, to let them know what goes through my mind or what makes me tick, what makes me happy or sad. But … Continue reading

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Ballerinas

A tight backstage room. Fumes from hairspray intoxicating a tight backstage room. Chaos, bobby-pins, tan and black, flying aimlessly. It is hot backstage, the walls the color of earl gray tea. The toes of the apparently perfect, are broken, bruised, … Continue reading

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Sports vs. Education

With sports comes a tedious amount of dedication, which does not always correspond with school; because, despite the amount of dedication sports require, school requires a thousand times that amount. Many kids who wish to pursue their sports throughout high school, … Continue reading

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Money Can Buy You Happiness

In every sport except one, in order to be phenomenal you must practice non-stop and dedicate every hour of your day to challenging yourself in the sport; every sport except for horseback riding. Many people say that money can’t buy … Continue reading

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