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Helping Others, Or Getting Helped?

Dancing with children on the dirty streets with the rain pouring over our heads, playing soccer on the dusty roads, and...

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The Trip That Changed My Life

As a human being, I am often guilty of becoming far too comfortable with my circumstances in life. I become comfortable with the house that I live in, the clothes that I wear, and even necessities such...

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My Voyage to Living History that Inspires Within

One world blends into another as a formation older than anything else I've ever seen appears in front of me. Sidewalks transform into cobblestone roads, and townhouses become...

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Dirty Water and Inspiration

I was a travel virgin. Until, that is, my grandparents invited me on a trip to New York to see Niagara Falls.

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The 3 Years That Changed My Life

After living in the United States for 5 years my parents could no longer renew our Business Visa. We had to go back to Europe, but this was also the perfect opportunity for my parents to finally accomplish...

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I Found My Spot

“Every American citizen should stand in this spot before they die,” I proclaim to my fellow students and our chaperones. Despite my tendency to speak my mind before I think,...

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The Story Told by Silver Lake’s Stars

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Meeting the Rest of My Family

The roads are full of cars that don’t seem to be following any rules. People stand by the car window holding maimed body parts up to the glass begging for money. Men, women, children and animals run...

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Falling Stars

My best friend, Kiana, and I first hung out when we were assigned a Spanish project. We were to take "selfies" of us experiencing different emotions and insert those pictures onto a slideshow to present...

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Éire

Sunshine that feels as though the world is telling you to live. Bright green fields and farms that you can’t get away from. And Helen, who has been by my side since day one, venturing into alleyways...

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