Four Candles

Team USA is in Budapest right now for the 2017 FINA World Championships. Last week I was scrolling through my Facebook feed when I came across an article about the different soloists from around the world that will compete this week. The soloists from Spain and Ukraine are favored to upset the new Russian soloist, … Continue reading Four Candles


In the Water They Can’t See You Cry

"I've seen a lot of things in my life, but nothing quite as beautiful as seeing an athlete get in the water with tears in her eyes." The year is 2013 and I am fifteen years old. I am living in Riverside, California training with the USA synchronized swimming National Team for my age group. … Continue reading In the Water They Can’t See You Cry