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The Fountain of Youth

In 1513, Ponce de León landed on the coast of Florida near modern-day St. Augustine during his storied search for the Fountain of Youth. His quest was violent and exploitative, not unlike many early explorers’ searches for wealth, power and immortality.   2,151 more words

Rowing

San Juan Cathedral

Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of Saint John the Baptist is the English translation.   It shows up on maps as San Juan Cathedral and is the second oldest cathedral in the Western Hemisphere .  532 more words

Travel Logs

Walking beneath the walls of old San Juan

Arriving early in San Juan, Puerto Rico with no plan in mind, I  went to get a map from tourism office but it wasn’t open.  So I walked across the street where the old wall that once surrounded Old San Juan was visible.  694 more words

Travel Logs

One-Tank Trip: St. Augustine

Looking for something to do this summer? Want to go somewhere really cool?

You’ve come to the right place to find out about cool places worth visiting – without having to drive for a long time or spending thousands of dollars… 682 more words

Essays

CFL-ESA 2017 Contest 4 - Tormenter Presents "Junebug Returns"

Come to Ponce de Leon Landing Park – Melbourne Beach and the CFL-ESA 2017 Contest 4 – Tormenter Presents “Junebug Returns” of the 2017 Season… 64 more words

Central Florida ESA

My letter to Malala

3, may 2017

Dear Malala,

This letter is meant to tell you how much I admire and respect what you have accomplished. your book was inspirational and you inspire me to have courage and be positive even when all hope is lost. 59 more words

Language Arts

Certainly Beats the Classroom

This just never gets old.

Yesterday there was a teaser on TV regarding the NHL team St. Louis Blues, which is one of the teams in the 2017 NHL playoffs. 507 more words

Family Life