It’s summer, but that doesn’t mean all learning ceases...does it?
It's an odd thing: packing up your belongings and preparing to leave your house, unsure of its fate. I tell myself, "You've been through this before; you've lost your house before, and everything turned out okay." But, this time feels different. This time feels worse. Thirteen years ago, my house succumbed to the power of… Continue reading Hurricane Prep
It has been an incredible summer filled with travel, laughter, new friends, and a lot of firsts. I've been pretty fortunate in my life to do a great many things, but this summer was the first time I traveled to the west coast, the first time I traveled to a different country, and the first… Continue reading Summer of Firsts
Terrorist. That's the buzzword now, though the word's origin can be traced back much further than our current vernacular. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, it's French. Because of course it is. The same people who gave us the guillotine also gave us a word for people who would use it in pursuit of democracy.… Continue reading The World We Live In