Maya Angelou was not just a great thinker or writer, she was a doer. Active in both imagination and equality, she embodied the essence of social change. Her words leave us inspired and reflective. Maya was the first poet I ever truly enjoyed reading and not just because Oprah told me to. This afternoon, I … More An Ode To A Writer
I’m not exactly sure why I watch Grey’s Anatomy because I don’t like blood and can’t stand seeing fake body fluids being moved around. It’s addicting though. My cousin Erin doesn’t seem to mind seeing squishy, bloody parts being played with. I suspect she might even like it. Anyways, when I suggested that one day … More Quirky Quips
Since making this promise to post every day in a positive way, I have met with resistance in the form of poor weather, traffic, an influx of confusing assignments, allergies, and stomach troubles. On this Friday, I have been given the unfortunate task of being productive in my schoolwork, so of course for the majority … More Rain Rain Stay Until I Finish My Homework
I’ll be honest, this whole post a day thing is harder than I anticipated. Despite any challenges, I made a vow and cannot succumb to laziness on the second day. Not much happened to me today because I had to sit through a 3-hour class, but I suppose it is important that I had a cookie, … More Sick of Me Yet?
I’m trying this new thing that I’m calling “30 Days of Me” where I am aiming to post everyday for the next 30 as a means to make me more consistent and also to try and appreciate at least one thing about myself and my life every day. You might ask why I’m starting on … More Things I Come Up With When I Can’t Sleep
One of my greatest joys is making people laugh. Sometimes, this means I have to be shameless. I might fail miserably and just look like a goon or I could garner some sympathy laughs as people look at me with mild-to-no interest wondering why I’m still talking. Then there are the times where I can’t … More Make Em Laugh
I love Spring time, I really really do. I love smelling the flowers and seeing them bloom again after a long winter. Running outside compares to no other exercise when the sun is warm but there’s a slight cool breeze keeping your endurance up. Eating melty ice cream tastes better even if you have to … More Do You Want To Build A Sand Castle?