Waking

In the past month or so of this blog’s hibernation, I have suffered writers’ block, too little sleep, coffee intoxication, bad grades, and general tiredness. I have rejoiced over sleep on the weekends, coffee waking me up in the mornings, good grades, and general me-ness. It’s quite a struggle, yeah? I’ve matured a bit. At […]

Cadillac Mountain

Usually, I am horrified of anything even pertaining to the word “height” but for some odd reason, I loved going up the mountain. An adrenaline rush was coursing through my veins, perhaps adding to my delight of climbing higher and higher. The view was spectacular at the top of Cadillac Mountain, and I was mesmerized. […]

More or Less

I guess I’ve led others to believe I’m so much more than I really am. Sometimes, I’ll feel like I’m this big thing and I literally have the power to change the world one person at a time. Then, at other times, I’ll realize that I’m this one teenager who is made into something I’m […]

Happy/Crappy

My advising group (no, I do not have trouble with academics. Everyone at my high school has an academic group and an academic advisor.) has a tradition called “Happy/Crappy.” It’s basically where everyone shares one happy thing and one crappy thing about their week/month/year/whatever. My Happy: I’m going to New York City in two days […]

Wintergreen

“I was on the road despite the holiday. The wintergreen daydream softly collided and took all my headaches away.” –Alaska, Sky Sailing It’s summer vacation and has been for about a week. I love this quote. It also reminds me of the book “Looking for Alaska” which I recently read. I didn’t like it very much, […]