We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back from whence we came. John F. Kennedy
I wish there was a word to describe the sinking feeling in your stomach you get when you see something on social media you wish you hadn’t. You’re scrolling, scrolling, and you find out your ex is in a relationship, or has moved on and you’re left, stunned and staring stupidly at the screen. It … More On Breakups \\ Am I “Over” It?
Rain-soaked sidewalks and ice coffees are the most memorable parts of spring in Vermont. The trees are starting to bloom and I have to fight the urge to spend every minute outside. Finals are fast approaching, and with that so is summer. Watching: Shameless My roommate got me started on this show, and I’m so … More A few of my (current) favorite things
I’ve become a living cliche, but what great writer starts off writing about anything else? Poems he’ll never read
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
January 21, 2017 I’ve been racking my brain all day, trying to put into words these intense feelings I’ve been having. All day, I’ve felt off. Something has been out of place, and just not right. Then, I realized, it’s because I wasn’t as the Women’s March, largely in part because of a flu I … More Journal #6 | I AM WOMAN, HEAR ME ROAR
I always think about how cliche it is to talk about how much I’ve “changed” in a year. Every time I try to reflect, I measure it in terms of change. What have I started doing more of, and what have I stopped doing? Have a shifted my views, or my principles? Do people really … More A Year in Review: 2016