Having been the new girl a fair amount of times, I know how completely stressful and alienating it can be. Especially in large schools where no one is really fully self-assured. How can you be when your in high school? The peak years of learning, discovery and finding your place. Trying to balance all of … Continue reading Thoughts on Being In High School
A fair assumption one can make from reading my blog is that I enjoy the English language. Hmm... that sentence doesn't really sound all that natural. I enjoy utilizing the tools of the English language to convey a message and use it to gather new information? Nope, that really doesn't sound any better. That actually … Continue reading The Newspaper
when you're young it's easy to say no I won't I don't want to but then at some point, it stops being so easy, sometime when you're older. and it becomes something you have to learn again something which is hard but even after you figure out how to you can still never quite say … Continue reading No
When I was 13 years old I enrolled in an intensive Summer camp. I’d read adventure novels and seen reality television about these sorts of camps and the idea of going somewhere which seemed to be able to transform people so entirely was appealing to me. The books and tv shows had definitely embellished on … Continue reading A Summer In Scotland
This morning I was roused from my much-needed slumber to attend a book festival. One of my favorite authors was going to be doing a Q+A session on her new book, this being the only reason I budged. Sadly I had now known about this until a day prior so I was unable to read … Continue reading Book Talks and Being a Writer
Do people still go to the library? Because any time I go there now, which admittedly is not that often, the only people I see is the man who's napping in one of the chairs, the desperate moms trying to pry their kid's sticky hands from the books and the older couples browsing the old … Continue reading Are Libraries a Thing of The Past?
We only share biology class together but how fitting that is because love is just the collision of our chemistry and brain love is science but I don't love you I don't know you But I know you're French and you're so attractive you make me uncomfortable sitting next to you, and you … Continue reading 5 things about you and biology