Month: November 2014


When I was a sophomore in high school, the guy I really, really liked got asked to Winter Formal by another girl. Naturally, 15-year-old me was completely devastated. She was one of the leads in the fall play that year, and I was sound board operator, meaning that four nights […]

The Importance of Tea

A couple of months or so after I got back from my study abroad, a cute guy dropped me out of a tree. Obviously it wasn’t intentional, we were simply engaging in a rescue mission for a wayward dog toy, and unfortunately my inherent clumsiness plus his poor grip on […]


When I was 15, I thought I knew exactly how the rest of my life was going to go… when I was 18, I still thought so. I had everything written out in a neat little story in my head, exactly how I thought it was going to play out. […]