Keyword: Such is Life
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After climbing a winding staircase up to a narrow hallway in a rundown hostel, my friend Paulina and I knew it would be an interesting night. The New York City hostel didn’t have sheets or … more
About a week before my 24th birthday, I got a phone call from Dave Bonner, offering me a position at my hometown newspaper. I had just returned from a seven-month stint abroad, and I wasn’t … more
I vividly remember watching news accounts of the Columbine shootings in 1999. As a middle school student at the time, it felt too close to home, and left me wondering, what would I do in such a … more
My stint as a tightrope walker lasted a single day, but it’s a day I’ve never forgotten. For Powell kids, the Kindergarten Circus is an exciting, culminating event of the first year of … more
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