Recent posts from: Trip Blogs 2019


Storytelling Challenge – Overcoming My Lifetime Bully


Having switched elementary schools as a child, I was teased and made fun of because of my size. I became an extremely self-conscious person in middle school and would constantly limit what I could do because of  it. I grew to become a shy and quiet person. Someone who...

Storytelling Challenge – In Ecuador


In Ecuador Last summer I went to Ecuador. Guaranda, to be exact. High in the Andes, 9,000 ft above the sea, A new experience in every shape and form. This is a tribute to my trip.   Chimborazo, Lord Ice Breath Stands guard over the towns and farms. Rolling hills...

Storytelling Challenge – A New Experience


This poem is my way of representing the experiences that I had during the beginning and end of my trip to Guaranda, Ecuador. My Experience with Global Glimpse through Poem   Nerves began to rise only to fall Don’t know the people at all Slowly we’ll grow close...

Storytelling Challenge, A New Experience


A New Experience  By: Gisselle Marroquin, 17 School: Summit Public Schools K2, El Cerrito California Traveled To: San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic Before Global Glimpse I had never traveled outside of California, neither by plane, car, or any method of...