Futures

I’ve been away for a while… Life lately has been a string of interviews, papers, bank reconciliations, and stress. I’ve been feeling overwhelmed by the looming idea of ‘graduation’ and my future. Swimming through pages upon pages of application questions and interview preparations felt almost as if it were setting me back, not moving me … More Futures

Mid-winter Thoughts

February and my new creative writing class have me writing a lot of poetry. It’s a form I haven’t worked too much in but am slowly starting to love. Learning to write poetry can only be compared to learning to love going to the gym; It happens slowly, but after a while you don’t know … More Mid-winter Thoughts

On Writing 

The more I think, the more I write. The more I write the more I turn myself inside out trying to understand the things I’m thinking, grasping at concepts and feelings that have passed hoping to make sense of them in lengthy phrases and words. I understand what Rupi Kaur meant when she said she … More On Writing 

Coping with Finals Stress: A Comprehensive Guide

Snow has officially covered campus; a sea of flawless white crystals covering the dry grass and leaf-less tree. It also means finals, copious amounts of stress and multiple cups of coffee a day. I was thinking about the time of year that has so many of us stressed to the point of practically exploding. This … More Coping with Finals Stress: A Comprehensive Guide

Passions and Paths 

“Busy” has become the driving force in my life. I’m in a constant state of ticking off checklists and working towards the ever receeding goal of graduation in the distance. My blood caffeine level is at an all time high.  I guess I’ve reached the proverbial ‘sophomore slump’  I’ve been questioning a lot of aspects … More Passions and Paths