Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Day Before Yesterday

The day before yesterday. The day before yesterday, we arrived at school after the weekend and were all drearily ready to start the day. The kind of smiles were flashed to each other saying “Hey, I don’t really know you … Continue reading

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Dear College Reader…

On the paper/computer application in front of you is me, or at least all you get to see of me before you deem me good enough or not. It takes you 650-1000+ words for you to supposedly understand who I … Continue reading

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Suggestions for Personal Growth #2

The first blog post I ever wrote was in 2017, titled Suggestions for Personal Growth. So, I think it is fitting that my first post of 2018 be a sequel to that letter. A follow-up letter to my current and … Continue reading

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Things We Lost In The Fire

I never realized how easy it is to take the things you have for granted, until they disappear into the wind like ashes from a fire. I remember playing those awkward ice breakers with people you’ll never really know, and … Continue reading

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Cremated

Here’s a list of the things I lost to the Thomas Fire: My guitar, my ukulele, my first drum sticks. My symbols of creativity, my many memories of favorite songs and being so frustrated about my definite lack of talent! … Continue reading

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glass cage

Off the stem the brittle petals fall, Life is a dying flower, Trapped inside a glass case. Passersby see the light, but Don’t stay for the brown, Vile stench that comes with darkness. When the moon rises, The petals wilt, … Continue reading

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