Author / Marissa Gomez

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  • Going to the Jungle

    Have you ever planned on traveling far, far away, and never return? This was my brilliant eight-year-old idea after I watched the movie, The Jungle Book. I fell in love with the characters, the plot, and especially the setting. Living in a huge jungle with no parents telling you to clean your room sounded like…

  • Traveling with a Loved One

    When it comes to your significant other, how far would you go to woo them? Can you think of the great lengths that you or someone you know did for someone else? And is it even possible to find love when traveling? Traveling can be exciting, scary, or even nerve-wracking, but traveling with someone can…

  • Don’t Forget To Pack Sunscreen!

    Did you know the original meaning of the word desert was an abandoned place? It’s not as abandoned as you think. The desert is a whole world filled with lots of sand (about 20% of deserts are covered in sand), thriving plants, and plenty of animals. You may not think of this as your ideal…

  • And….. Blast Off!

     Have you ever thought about traveling to outer space? Not to say that Star Wars and Star Trek weren’t enough to set our space odyssey into hyper-blast, but what if there was a whole other dimension out there waiting to be discovered?  Space has always been a fascination of mine. I remember going outside on…

  • Ready, Set, Fantasize!

    What happens when you need to take a reality break? It’s easy to get caught up in another world!  I’m a huge bookworm, and for me, there is nothing better than to escape the demands of the real world by jumping into another. When you read a really good book, it’s as though you are…