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Drawing the line in memoir: How far do you go?

A few months ago, I went searching for my teen years online. I dug through my AOL account, read a couple of AIM transcripts I’ve saved for a decade, and finally, googled my way to an old, old, old blog. 594 more words


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Geography is Contagious

As a landmark, the Grand Canyon astonishing, and as a park, it’s delightful.

One of its exhibits explains that the Canyon was formed by the Colorado River, which collects sediments from the Rocky Mountains, and uses them to cut through the rock like “liquid sandpaper!” What helpful imagery! 58 more words

Personal Narratives

My Astrological Chart

Below I have posted an astrological chart for my date and time of birth. In my quest for self-understanding, and because it’s pretty cold outside for November in the desert, I was browsing one of my favorite blogs on WP, … 78 more words


The storm is over now

Phew! Thank God we have arrived at the end of the school year. My third year at university would have been so much easier if it was not for my journalism specialization-Writing and Editing. 2,161 more words


Critique: Seal Beach Shootings

Reflection on Initial Context:  I learned that there was a shooting in my hometown on the radio while driving to work.  This was four years ago.   332 more words