Lex Barrie

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I just finished watching “The Wild Thornberry Movie” where a young girl named Eliza Thornberry sets off in the jungles of Africa to save a cheetah cub from poachers. Now it might seem strange that a girl quite as young as her would simply run off without any guidance. But the truth is that she …

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I have been trying to get through “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” for several months now. In all honesty, with the book being so long, I was a bit concerned that I would get partway through and be bored. So as a result I keep picking up and putting down the 700 page …

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You know what I never understood? Why the song “My Favorite Things” from The Sound of Music is played as a Christmas song in the malls? What part of that songs screams Christmas to you? The movie itself only has one or two Christmas scenes at most. But neither of them last more than 3-5 …

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There is a time and place for everything in the universe. Like that special someone you have been searching for? They’ll come along eventually. Yeah, I know that sounds like an empty promise but there it is. Trust me, it’s better not to rush things. Let everything play out. Or maybe you are trying to …

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With university applications around the corner, I sit here in this lamp lite room wondering when it will all be over. And yet at the same time, I can’t wait to start the process. It has been months of preparation, with drawings and painting and writing to make my portfolio shine to me. Of course …

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