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notmypresident

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...

college-freshman-advice-1

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...

college-freshman-advice-2

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...

comparison-kills

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.