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Life Experiences That Have Made Me Strong
There are many things that help a person define him, many experiences and encounters that help him to become the person he is now. It’s funny how one can aimlessly live his life without knowing who he really is. Not until that one significant moment of impact that opened his eyes — and that moment wherein life as he knows i...
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I Dress to Be Me, Not to Fit In
Have you ever loved something so much? Even if it was considered “dorky” or “uncool”, you still stuck with it because the joy it gave you was indescribable? I have felt this feeling once or twice in my life. I have liked things that were not common to other people. For example I really like to eat ores dipped in peanut but...
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The Journey of My Life
When I was in the sixth grade my little brother was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. It was a very arduous time for my family and I, but we remained strong for him. Being diagnosed at only nine years old, he was so tough and ended up being cancer free after only a year and a half of chemotherapy. That was around six y...
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My First Book
It is a lazy Saturday afternoon and I just don’t feel like getting out of bed. It’s the weekend, I deserve relaxation for all the hard work I put in during school. I am lazing when my favorite book catch my eye, I laugh. I wrote the book myself and it is a copy of the three little pigs and the big bad wolf, except for the f...
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Effects of Social Media
Entertainment is a major part of people's lives. People seek for
entertainment during their spare time and when they are stressed or
looking for a temporary escape from their daily grind. Anything that is
interesting can be a source of entertainment. It can come in the form of
watching a live band, sports spectatorship, and...
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My Two Dogs
Our family has two types of dogs, even though they are so different
they complete our Household. A lot can be said about these two they are
so diverse big and small. One is a Yorkshire terrier and the other is a Pit bull. The Yorkshire is
a female and her name is Bella. The pit bull is a male and his name is Johnny. Many...
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How Learning About Evolution Challenged My Religious Upbringing
“Today I am going to teach you about evolution, does anybody here know what evolution is?” my biology teacher Mr. Kabod asked. Everyone, including me, gazed at each other for a second, as if we were looking for an answer in each other’s eyes, but nothing. The whole class wentsilent and looked down, because we all knew that...
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Mental Illness in My Family
I am sure it is not a disaster, but if available, I would call it a nightmare. Sometimes when I was in depression or lacks confidence, I would recall certain things happened at that dark time. Anxiety disorder, to most people, is astrange and obscure word. To the scholars and researchers, it is defined as a group of mental...
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My Trip to Las Vegas
Taking a trip to Las Vegas was the best trip I have ever been on. Not a lot of people of my age have traveled to as many places I have been to, I have been to every state in the U.S. and only Canada Trip to Vegas has a large role in American Culture. Many people can often be seen taking part in activities associated with...
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Experience as an International Student
It was a good, interesting, and amazing experience to me spending two semesters at Valparaiso University studying in Core program. I had the plan not taking Core program because we had good discussions during both semesters. As an international student, the Core program was difficult for me in the beginning because I needed...
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