Identity

Alone

You feel lonely. You think you’re broken. You’re wishing you could go back to innocent carousel riding days. Does this hit you right in the heart? I hear you. Your feelings are real, they’re valid. But listen, you’re not too far broken that the pieces can’t come back together. Oh beautiful friend, I’m not sure… Read More Alone

College, Identity

Pretending

Our trip was cold, really windy, and we spent two out of three days at sea. Our day in the Bahamas was cloudy. I was cold, and I cried (lol). We had margaritas and burgers at Margaritaville because I wanted wifi to FaceTime call my mom…. instead of making the most of it I just… Read More Pretending

College

College

College has changed me, but not in the way I thought. … Cliché, I know. I thought maybe I’d grow out of being a “goodie two shoes,” maybe learn to cook a few meals, manage my time and discover what my future career would be. Oh man, college has done so much more than that.… Read More College

College, Friendship

Uninvited

One time I was invited to go to Europe over spring break with a group of girls. I was so excited, probably too excited because for once I got included in someone’s plans. I started looking at flights, talking with my parents about finances, looking into my savings, and telling my boyfriend all about how… Read More Uninvited