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November 11, 2016

#NotMyPresident: On Hatred in the United States

On November 8th, 2016, I voted in my first U.S. election. On November 9th, I woke up to find that this country had determined that its next president would be...

August 18, 2016

Advice for Your Freshman Year of College (From a Survivor): Part 1

If you read my last post, 24 Pieces of Advice for High Schoolers, you know that I’m starting my Sophomore year of college at the end of this month. So...

August 18, 2016

Advice for Your Freshman Year of College (From a Survivor): Part 2

The college advice continues! As promised, Part II is going to be more focused on academics, so if you haven’t read Part I yet, here it is. Without further ado,...

August 7, 2016

24 Pieces of Advice for High Schoolers

TLDR; Be kind, work hard, and plan ahead! I’ll be starting my second year of college at the end of this month, so it’s been a little while since I...

August 3, 2016

Comparison Kills

The first time I heard of an Anxiety Disorder, my first thought was “Wait, that’s a thing?” I think it was my freshman year of high school, so I already...

August 3, 2016

Hello World!

Welcome to my blog! I’m a little new to blogging, so bare with me… We’ll see where we go together.