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Going Places and Changing Lives
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Traveling is many things to me, it is seeing new people, trying new things, being able to say that I went there, and just being able to leave my home town. I love to travel and go somewhere new. Sometimes it is hard to travel for long periods... (more »)
Why the Spanish Were Successful
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The Spanish were one of the most successful groups.  They were so successful because they brought over various diseases that the Native Americans were not immune to.  Another reason is because they had better weaponry like armors,... (more »)
The Beach
Everyone has that one place where they go just to relax, and forget about the stresses of life. Some people go to the beach, they find it peaceful. Peace has to come from within, tapping into that inner peace can be challenging for some.... (more »)
Sparta, Minnesota
By , Cannon Falls, MN
Ever since I can remember I have went by Sparta, Minnesota. The reason I went there is because my Grandmas house on Ely Lake which is in Sparta, Minnesota. When I am older I want to live up by my grandma’s house. Today I will be writing... (more »)
The Old Man and The Mountain This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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After what seemed to be ages of blind strolling in the dark, Rohan finally admitted that we were lost, vulnerable to danger and in desperate need of help. “Alright, guys,”, he said with a sigh, “it seems we are lost, vulnerable to danger... (more »)
The Bhajan This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The village reeks of arsenic-mixed well water, patterned goats, and loneliness. Contrary to our buzzing hometown, almost no one in the entire village is below the age of fifty. Ever since our parents left the place for ‘opportunities’,... (more »)
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Irelands Arts
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Ireland has a strong Arts background.  Some of the most played instruments are flutes, bagpipes, fiddles, button accordion, harps and bodhrans (celtic drums).  There musical tradition is over 1,000 years old.  There songs are embedded with... (more »)
Kodai, the Pretty Lady!
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Which is your favourite hangout zone?America,England,Egypt? Okay,whatever it is I never care because none of you are going to take me along with you.I too am not gonna make a company of any of you for I love traveling with my own sweet... (more »)
Kodai, the Pretty Lady!
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Which is your favourite hangout zone?America,England,Egypt? Okay,whatever it is I never care because none of you are going to take me along with you.I too am not gonna make a company of any of you for I love traveling with my own sweet... (more »)
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Noonchi This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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“Monica, you have zero noonchi.” “Noonchi? What’s noonchi?” “You know, noonchi. That thing. That thing people with noonchi have.” With no thanks to my mother’s explanation and just a... (more »)
Rules of Flight This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Whenever I travel amid strangers, cramped aisles, and stale air, I find a home 30,000 feet up in a metal tube rocketing off to who-knows-where. No matter the airline, the setting remains the same: drab blue seats with crumb-filled seat pockets... (more »)
Paris: A Traveler’s Reflection This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Ah, Paris. It’s a name synonymous with high fashion and luxury. Hearing it might conjure up fantasies of quaint cafés overlooking painters along the River Seine, magnificently gilded palaces, or the bright lights of the latest... (more »)
Under the Montana Sky This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Before Crazy Horse rode into battle, he would paint a lightning bolt on his forehead, paint hail on his chest, and place a pebble behind his ear. Most warriors dressed in their best headdresses and clothing, but Crazy Horse had had a vision... (more »)
My Trip to Deutschland (Germany)
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“Monsters exist, but they are too few in number to be truly dangerous. More dangerous are the common men, the functionaries ready to believe and to act without asking questions -Primo Levi. By 1945, the Nazis had killed nearly two out of every... (more »)
Do You Know About Cambodia?
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There are five themes of geography that impacted Cambodia’s cultural development: location, place, movement, regions, and human-environment interaction. The first of the five themes of geography is location. Cambodia is about... (more »)
Holi in Kathmandu This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The thumping on the door is getting louder and louder, but there seems to be no  place for me to escape. I can just not bear this constant knocking anymore- seeing no other way, I quickly move out to the balcony, hoping nobody in the yard... (more »)
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