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Junior Olympics: Minneapolis, Minnesota

It's that momentous feeling, that flow of energy like a river surging on its course at full speed sending vibrations through every fiber of your body. The instant when you can fully enjoy your success is a sensation which is hard to duplicate or define, difficult to grasp in its existential moment. I loved this feeling of winning.   To me, it was the only representation of the results...

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Alaska

My family has always been very active with each other. We enjoy doing anything and everything we can together, perferably outside. From the time I can remember we have been going to different places all over the US for different vacations.  The most recent vacation was to Alaska. Yes, it is a bit of a travel from our home in Missouri, but it is completely worht it. Alaska offers many things...

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Stranger

'Smells like India!' someone exclaims from the back of the plane. Even the weariest passengers laugh at the veracity of the comment. We all file out of the plane, exhausted after over 24 hours of plane flights and airport waits.   Yet fatigued as I am, I prepare myself for the adventure I face ahead: maneuvering through the labyrinthine Bombay airport. It is 2:00 a.m. in Bombay,...

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Finding Freedom From Freezing

Everyone desires freedom, in one or more of its assorted shapes. Ironically, I discovered my version of freedom, arguably the foremost American ideal, during a trip to Canada. My dad awakened me one morning when the amusingly top-heavy tour bus swerved past a sign welcoming us into Banff National Park.   Armed with my happy-go-lucky mindset, I thought it was just another scenic...

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