This year was really difficult. Maybe it's time to learn to be kinder to ourselves.
The holidays haven't been easy for me in a long time. Since I was fourteen, Christmas day has been accompanied by a sense of emptiness, this nagging feeling that I should be happy, but I just can't be. I know that I have a wonderful family that provides me with anything I could want. I know that I… Continue reading It came without ribbons
Hey guys. I know, I know, it’s been a while. In case you missed it, I’m taking a little break from my blog to really focus on my articles for the Tab. Anyways, here I am. Most of the time, words come to me easily. I've been writing my feelings since I was about eight.… Continue reading Closer to Fine
There are three lessons I have begun learning recently, that I know are changing me for the better. The first: the world is full of surprises. The second: independence is easier said than done. The third: everything will work itself out in the end. Spring semester, I didn't really know what I was going to be doing… Continue reading Miss Independent
Sorority girls are superficial. Sorority girls are arrogant. Sorority girls are promiscuous. Sorority girls are bitchy. Sorority girls are dumb. Sorority girls are partiers. Sorority girls are slackers. Sorority girls are not the women that we would want our daughters to grow up to be. This is what our television, our websites, and sometimes even our… Continue reading Sorority Girls
Guess who's back, back again? I know I posted yesterday, but there was just one more thing on that three-week bucket list extravaganza I failed to mention. If you had told me when I was fourteen that I was going to be a sorority girl one day, I might have laughed in your face. Me,… Continue reading A Union Hand in Hand – Why I Chose to go Greek, and Why I Went Alpha Phi
Hey you. I know I haven't posted in a while. But I guess that's just because, well, life happens. And a lot of life has been happening for me lately. I've always been a big fan of bucket lists. I like the idea of having things that you want to do with people you love… Continue reading The First-Year Experience