Today is my 21st birthday. Whoop, whoop! I guess I'm officially an adult now, right? It's wild, isn't it, this whole getting older thing? Time moves way to fast, I think .... When I turned 19, I posted a list of the things I had learned in those nineteen years on Facebook. Looking back at…Read more What I’ve learned in 21 years.
The following rant was shared on Facebook by a friend this evening. It is a nine-part Twitter rant by Patrick S. Tomlinson (This was copied directly from his Twitter): Whenever abortion comes up, I have a question I've been asking for ten years now of the "Life begins at Conception" crowd. In ten years, no one has EVER…Read more I am pro-life.
Hey guys, I'm conducting another study! This time, it's inspired by a "Religion" class I'm taking. This particular class is addressing the religious literacy of America, and the textbook makes some interesting claims and insights. So, I thought I'd investigate a bit. If you are interested, here is the link: Religious Literacy. Because I am…Read more Religious Literacy
I know from that title alone, this post will garner attention. This won't be a radically political, or overly opinionated post, I promise. But it may get emotional, and in terms of these topics, politics and opinions, and emotions go hand in hand. One of my classes this semester has already created some powerful thoughts…Read more Little Thoughts: Race and Politics
I've been struggling with whether or not I wanted to write this post. But I'm going to be vulnerable with you. I moved into my new college last Saturday. I moved in early because band camp was slated for the few days before Freshman Orientation. My brother, who is a freshman, moved into the same college…Read more Vulnerability.
Hello there! It seems like its been quite some time since I've sat down and truly wrote out a post. I'm in a bit of an inspirational rut at the moment, and there's also a post or two I'm way behind on posting. (The series of books I'm reading each month, anyone?) But I figured,…Read more Get to know me: 25 “facts” about me
*I recently remembered I had another blog I had started years and years ago. This was the only post I had written, and part of me is really ashamed at my writing. However, I have been blogging for a year now, and I thought this would be an interesting way of celebrating that. (Plus, I'm…Read more Writing from 2011 ….