Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's last words were, "More light." Fitting that a writer and philosopher would go out with these words, words that describe something that society has not stopped seeking. I'm always searching for more light, both literally and metaphorically. I'm not one of those people who like to just sit around in darkness.… Continue reading more light
I am. I am so, so tired. Do you know why I'm tired? Because life is exhausting. I haven't had a decent night's sleep in a week because I'm convinced there is a person living in the attic, in my closet, and under my bed, all simultaneously. I've reverted back to sleeping with the TV on,… Continue reading responses to the phrase “you look tired”
Originally posted on My Trending Story (which you should totally follow me on because there's stuff there you won't see here and vice versa). Can I confess something to you? I hate writing. Absolutely loathe it. Every time an idea pops into my head, I silently groan as I write it down so I won't lose… Continue reading why i can never stop writing.
So I may be slightly obsessed with Bo Burnham. And by slightly obsessed, I mean I watch both of his Netflix comedy specials at least once a week. In fact, I'm watching Make Happy as we speak, which has the overarching theme of--you guessed it--happiness. It's honestly a beautiful piece of performance art, and is definitely worth… Continue reading are you happy?
As most of you know, I just recently got back from Ireland. As many of you do not know, I went to do volunteer work, if you can call what I did volunteering. I personally see it more as a combination of herding cats and sobbing, but we'll get to that. First, a little bit… Continue reading this is what i live for
This may come to a surprise to some of you (though it probably shouldn't if you've been paying attention), but I am a sentimental sap. You know those people who hold onto the most ridiculous things for seemingly no reason other than, "Oh, man, that was a great night"? Yeah, I'm that person. I've got… Continue reading the art of letting go
So awhile back I stumbled onto this quote, "Find your anchor. Protect your anchor," from my favorite celebrity, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (I'm not even kidding, he's the gift we didn't deserve). It stuck with me and resonated with me because, as an anxious girl with her head in the clouds, I often need a… Continue reading find your anchor. protect your anchor.