Tag Archives: Summer

Two-Week Notice

Since there are only about two weeks left of school (to be exact, as of Friday the 19th, there are 336 hours left), I’m feeling a lot of emotions: stress for finals, excitement for summer, and envy of the seniors, for … Continue reading

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I Miss Reading

If summer means free time and free time means reading, summer therefore means reading…and catching up on shows. Summer fever has hit hard. With new books on the way and old ones staring me down, my fingers physically itch. My … Continue reading

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This is the end

Today is Thursday, May 26th, 2016. Today is the last academic day of school. Today is the last day of my junior year. Tomorrow is the first final. One week later is graduation. Three months later, the next school year … Continue reading

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More Adventures (Fireflies)

In my house in Massachusetts, my life was full of adventures. I was always outdoors, and I was constantly busy climbing trees or playing in the dirt. As I was living on the east coast, the summer months were filled with … Continue reading

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My Summer in Paraguay

This past summer I went to Paraguay for seven weeks as part of a program called Amigos de las Americas. After a one week training period in Houston, TX, I flew for 16 hours to the country’s capital, Asunción. From there I … Continue reading

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Warm Winters

From my experience, California winters are nothing like actual winters.  With highs of 100 degrees and lows of 70 degrees, this weather resembles summer more than anything other season. I’m from the Pacific Northwest, and it’s pretty chilly. Around this time … Continue reading

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Summer Lovin’

As the school year comes to a close, anticipation for summer is high. Seniors have decided which college they plan to attend, and others are simply excited for the year to end and summer to begin. For boarders, this can … Continue reading

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