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The Grass is Greener on the City Side

Coming to college, I’ve met lots of new people from lots of different backgrounds. And meeting all of these people and hearing their unique stories has only made me realize once more that… 331 more words


The Walk

The rain is beating harder,
The streets are darkened.
Night has cast its long shadow,
Over the town, and old homes.

Walking, the man looks at the sky. 44 more words


“I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.” — Rosalia de Castro

My trek ahead will be one of excitement and I’m sure many blisters and bruises! I look forward to it greatly, even more so because of the people I hope to meet along the way and the memories I hope create with each and every single one of them. 36 more words

little town

letters torn and washed away

and how it was a new life

and how it the actions

and the streets smell so different

and yet what happens… 62 more words


The Ghost Town of Jazeerat Al Hamra

More than four decades have passed since many of the hundreds of families who lived in the old town moved out. What is unique about the village is that Jazirat al-Hamra has remained almost untouched, unlike many Emirati settlements that were abandoned in the second half of the 20th century. 147 more words