GUEST POST: how to let go of expectations

The guest post you’re about to read comes from someone I hold near and dear: my brother. He’s actually been working behind-the-scenes for me the […] Read More

facing the realities of post-grad life

The anticipation. The endless-seeming days just waiting for it to all be over. Envisioning that exact moment you walk out of your last class, and […] Read More

what’s on my summer bucket list?

The sweet freedom of summer. Some people see days at the beach, late nights cruising around the town with the windows pulled down… and others […] Read More

college taught me what NOT to pursue

As I reflect upon the college career that I am so soon leaving behind (which is still so weird and surreal to fully comprehend), I […] Read More

how to accept and welcome change

Change happens just outside your comfort zone. This simple phrase has acted as my mantra for many years, since first walking into middle school (a […] Read More

The Occasional Slacker

98% of the time, I’m the kind of person working way ahead of schedule. I’m completing tasks I don’t actually need to finish for a […] Read More

Vying for Victimhood

Poor me. Why me?! Woe is me. Ah, the good ol’ pity game. I used to be a champion of that one. Seeing yourself as […] Read More

Resilient

The ability to withstand or recover quickly from difficult conditions. To rise above obstacles that can sink you down beneath the surface. To embody strength […] Read More

Day 5: Obstacles

I’ve probably mentioned this topic in various ways in almost every post I’ve written. Because they’re an everyday happening. They tend to feel like a […] Read More