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Cross Country College Culture Shock

Coming to terms with any issue of identity is challenging, and I’m still trying to sort through my feelings about being Alaskan. My acceptance is made even more difficult by my desire to desperately to leave the state while simultaneously treasuring it. 2,454 more words

Alaska

A Life in Hell when the Internet was DOWN!

The poem describes a painful, frustrating experience when the internet was down.  Since our lives depend on technology and the internet so much, day in and day out, it felt like the sky was falling and there was nowhere to go.  250 more words

Stories

A letter to the next owner of my first car

To the next owner of the 2006 white Ford Five-Hundred:

Well it’s official, my baby has moved on to bigger and better things. I have to say, it’s hard to say goodbye. 2,069 more words

Car

Darwin shines as thousands dock in harbour

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Confrontation and Escape

The tensions in the house didn’t let up over the following weeks, in fact they escalated to the point of requiring a ‘house meeting’. A note was slipped under my door one evening calling a meeting in the dining room for the following afternoon; there was no explanation as to what was to be discussed, just that ‘due to recent circumstances’ we were all expected to attend. 555 more words

Life Story

Life Story: ATTITUDE

Everyone believes the saying “Nobody is perfect, and god is the only perfect in this world”. I believe in every human, there is a good and bad attitude, as we live in this world there are problems and problems and another problems, we are surrounded by this kind of scene and we cant prevent it by just doing nothing. 184 more words

Personal

Life Lessons from a 25-Year-Old

Halfway to 50 — I think I’ve thrown those words around haphazardly, referring to celebrities as well as close friends who turn 25, without realizing that one day I’ll turn a year older and, just as those words imply, be halfway to being a Golden Girl. 1,404 more words

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