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13. mezacal

13. mezacal

It was our last day in Isla Mujeres, and even though I knew I had a multitude of great new memories, I was thankful to be leaving. Our room was so confining that it was difficult to have more than one person in the room…

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8. first & last shift

8. first & last shift

That morning, Hector had summoned me to his side from across the dorm room. We were standing around and making plans, most of us rubbing our eyes and deciding whether to drink our hangovers away in spiteful whispers. I accidentally looked in his direction and…

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7. congo pt.1

7. congo pt.1

We opted for an easy morning after a solid few days of partying that had cost me a fair amount of brain cells. Instead of staying in the hostel, me and Amie spent the day watching YouTube videos and eating horrible and strange Mexican snacks…

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6. shelling robins

6. shelling robins

October finally arrived. It was crazy to me, I couldn’t believe I made it, I was living my dream in full swing. Sometimes I missed home, and got sad or frustrated about what I was missing out on. But it’s called home because it’ll always…

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2. en route

2. en route

So I nervously awaited my flight, checked, double checked, and triple checked my gate number. It was a comfortable ride, and I ate healthy before departure. I even compared grams of protein per serving to make sure I wouldn’t be starved when I got to…

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