Category Archives: School

I am Grateful For:

I feel like I’ve been ungrateful lately and since it’s a new type of New Year here are the things I’m grateful for: My family, who I am always thankful for but don’t tell them often enough. My friends, I’m … Continue reading

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Nostalgia

I miss waking up early on Saturday mornings to watch my favorite cartoons. Now I struggle to wake myself up, even in the afternoon. I miss wearing zebra print leggings under neon pink skirts and Hannah Montana shirts to top … Continue reading

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college day dreams

I’m a sophomore, far enough away from college, but ever since I was in the seventh grade, all anyone’s been asking me during family reunions or Christmas is college questions. When you’re younger you feel like you have no weight … Continue reading

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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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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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