(Old) Into the Mountains of Mexico

(Originally posted on October 27, 2007)

I wrote this for a scholarship. I’m a finalist!!!

Into the Mountains of Mexico
Quarter Finalist for Family Travel Forum’s 2007 Essay Contest.

Dusk sets in, a misty shadow of gray pierced here and there by the last flaming sun’s rays. Life seems to pause. My eyes are dry and barely open, though it is hardly the nineteenth hour. Memories of the past week play through my mind.

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