2016

Dear 2016, Thank you for being one of the best years of my life. Yes, you read that correctly.  As I sit in the airport preparing for my next big adventure that begins January 1, 2017 I can’t help but reflect on what 2016 brought me. This past year has been absolutely life changing. To point…

Short Story

“The Letter” I decided to go up to my brother’s room after I ate dinner and before anyone else got home. I walked into the dimly lit room and sat on the unmade bed. What a terrible way to start the summer, I thought. If my mother knew I was in here she would freak…

My Post-Election Open Letter

If you had asked me on any day leading up to November 8, 2016 about my feelings towards the election I would have quite honestly been rather blasé about the entire thing, and I definitely did not think I would be posting something on my blog about it. I will be completely honest when prefacing this post by…

My Adoption Story: A (short) Open Letter

Something I have never really written about, or probably even mentioned on my blog, is the fact that I’m adopted. The reason for this is not because I’m upset by it or try to ignore it, if you know me at all it’s actually quite the opposite, but simply because it’s so apart of me…

Life Update!

Hello! So a lot has happened since my last post: I started back up at school I started my internship and I moved! So many things have been going on so I haven’t really had a moment to sit down and write but I’m excited for what’s to come! First, let’s talk about school. I’m…