I really love the concept of starting fresh each year — reinventing myself, making meaningful change — it’s powerful. In theory, New Year's resolutions are great — not only do they force us to look back at what we’ve been doing and re-evaluate, but they also ask us to do better. Eating too much pie? … Continue reading New Year, New Me… Yeah, Probably Not
I have written one poem in my adult life. One. In a previous blog post, I wrote about my experience as a student at UC Santa Cruz, during a period in my life when my husband and I were living nearly two-thousand miles apart. In that post, I write about how I found great … Continue reading Waiting
Hello, Friends! I have been wanting to do this for a while now but didn't have the platform to do so until I started this blog. During my last year of college at UC Santa Cruz, I found myself alone in a new city, and surrounded by students who were ten years younger than … Continue reading A-Z Alphabet Book
I chose a humanities degree not because I wanted to make a lot of money (my current job hunt is proof of that), but because it satisfies the needs of my soul. Literature carries within it the solution to almost every human need. It fills the gaps of missing education – be it history, culture, … Continue reading Why Literature?