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I was dropping off my little brother for his first day of 4th grade and as we were exchanging kisses and hugs he asked if I was ready for the new school year.
I said yes partially because he was running late and why wouldn't I be?
I spent the whole summer with my family learning how to play video games (thanks brothers) and obsessing over Bunheads. I had three months of getting ready and now I don't think I am.
Are you guys ready to start the school year?
I was in 4th grade when I used my first computer. It was as big as a microwave and the only game I could play was Oregon Trail. I learned to type and navigate the keyboard soon after.
I was 12 years old when I created a MySpace account. Even with all the hype, I deactivated my account after two months.
About 4 years ago I got a Facebook and signed up for my twitter handle when I was 18.
From my earliest memory everything was…Continue
It has been a little over a couple weeks since I left El Paso and moved to El Centro, California. Mind you it has been about 8 years since I've lived in California and about 17 since I lived in El Centro. Regardless, coming "home" has been a whirlwind of emotions.
Not only do I live a few blocks away from family, but with my parents working I am stuck unpacking our 2-story home. And did I mention it is over 115 degrees and we barely got our cable installed (we are still patiently…Continue
To those of you who do not know me let me introduce myself. My name is Karen Zamora, a 20 year old who just completed her sophomore year at Texas State University and currently undergoing sophomore year blues. I am originally from El Centro, San Diego area in southern California. I am a daughter of a border patrol agent and moving across the country several times has become a norm for me.
My very first blog post was about Earth Day, my second was about depression, and my…Continue