Post Tagged with: "horizons"

Europe trip rekindled thrill of adventure

Huge snowflakes fell gently from the sky as we walked the narrow, cobblestone streets of Zurich?s old town. The majestic spires of the city?s historic churches jutted above the snow-covered rooftops, and the slopes of the Swiss Alps peaked through the fog in the distance. I breathed in deep and took in the peaceful, relaxed atmosphere. It was moments like […]

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New horizons are still ahead

When I inherited this column about three years ago, the name ?Horizons? came with it. I don?t think I even realized that was its name until I read my first published column. At that point, there was no way of knowing how fitting that name really was. Dictionary.com provides several definitions for the word ?horizon.? The two that stand out […]

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Colorado trip was a great, late getaway

The first vacation that I can remember taking with my family was our trip to Colorado the summer after I was in sixth grade. While we had traveled places before, that was the first trip during which I learned I love to take pictures of and write about my travels and the trip I point to as the initial spark […]

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What I did over winter ?ache?

?What did you do over break?? Those are the first words I?ve heard from almost every person I talk to at school after coming back from winter break. While other students have exciting stories about snowboarding and traveling, my answer usually draws a collective ?aw? of pity from my audience: I got my wisdom teeth out. It?s hard to make […]

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