Every child has something they want to be when they grow up: a doctor, a lawyer, a ballerina, firefighter, or police officer. Or maybe a mermaid or astronaut or to live in a novel world. Often we wave these dreams off as nonsense that just … Continue reading Are your dreams your passions?
Things are changing. That’s what we all hope for when a new president is elected. We want something different. The problem is that different isn’t always better. As human beings, we are almost never satisfied with what we have. As a nation, it will never … Continue reading When you Live in a Terrifying World
People keep saying that everybody gets offended too easily. Seriously. I have heard almost every person I know say this, I’ve even said it myself. And then, almost every person I know gets offended when a politician, classmate, relative, says something that they don’t agree … Continue reading When Your Opinion is Unpopular
“I say to you today my friends, that in spite of the difficulty and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr I’m obviously not Martin Luther King, Jr. And if you ever see me, it’s immediately obvious … Continue reading Do you have a dream?
“If there’s a single lesson that life teaches us, it’s that wishing doesn’t make it so.” – Lev Grossmans So, yesterday I wrote a post complaining about my personal choice to drink less caffeine. At that same time, students at Ohio State University were being … Continue reading Reality Check
Guys, I’m doing a thing and it’s not easy…. I’m cutting down on my caffeine intake. Like a lot. I’m only having one cup of coffee a day. ONE CUP! I’m used to like 4 or 5… But since I’m being so good with my … Continue reading Caffeine Deprived
“Rock bottom became the solid foundation upon which I rebuild my life” – JK Rowling Most people know that good old JK was turned down a bunch of times for Harry Potter. But we always seem to forget that those moments are in our lives … Continue reading Step into the Future