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The Shortest Field Trip to the U.S. Ever

This is the first week where teaching twenty classes a week totally drained me, and I think it’s due to the fact that kids’ attention spans are so short and their energy levels are so dang high. 1,361 more words


Hello Forgotten Love

Head nod, two strangers passing by.
Barely meeting,
crossing the eye,
uttering hi.

Quickly reflecting;
times got rough.
A glance.

There’s a scent of lust. 7 more words

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Bike Rides With Nati

There is something about Paraguayan sunsets that can take you hostage.

While anyone can fall victim, my own captivation isn’t just from the view, it is everything that accompanies this time of day. 551 more words

Peace Corps

Make a Toast

To All I say– Let’s make a toast.

             To the good times that never were.
             To the nights that became a blur.
             To the vices we prefer. 60 more words

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Monday Musts No 6: Movies, Books and Sandals!

Hello lovies,

It’s been a while since I did my Monday Musts. This reminds me of a conversation I was having with my brother-in-law the other day on how as we grow older our tolerance for things like books, movies and such diminishes, probably because higher priorities take over. 946 more words


The More You Dump...

Enough people have asked me for a new collection of stories, pictures and things that I decided to change my normal morning routine of drinking coffee and not doing anything to drinking coffee and writing 1200 words about some things happening in the world. 1,459 more words

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100 Hard Things - Day 10

10. Decided to continue with this challenge.

Now, that might seem as an excuse for not doing anything. You’re probably right, since I really didn’t. But you know what, it’s been a week since I started this challenge, and well, it wasn’t that easy (hence the name of the challenge). 370 more words