No One Owes You a Text Back

Unsurprisingly,  nearly all of my romantic encounters have been exceedingly awkward, but there's been one recently that just takes the cake.   For the sake of identity secrecy and because I've been watching the Bachelorette a lot recently, we'll call this guy Lee. So when I first met Lee, he had just gone through a... Continue Reading →


Pessimistic and Potentially Pretentious Poetry (Pt. 2)

Amalfi Pierces and pricks the saltwater sea off the colored coast of Amalfi, where tourists flow like busy bees. But tonight the breeze sings quietly as I inch further and further in.   Pinches and pries from blackened skies disguising water and whatever in it lies. Past my open lips and embracing my eyes it... Continue Reading →

It’s the Little Things

Anyone who suffers from depression or anxiety knows that every day is a constant power struggle. If you're like me and you have both, sometimes it's all you can do to get out of bed. People who don't suffer from it don't know how exhausting it truly is to go through every day trying to... Continue Reading →

A Message to the 90% from the 10%

There's a saying I've heard from my mom that the 10% do 90% of the work and the 90% do 10% of the work. If you ask just about anyone about why they hated group projects in school, they'll likely say that it's because they were the ones that did all of the work. However,... Continue Reading →

Theatre and Love At First Sight

I've talked a big game about my poetry so it's about time that I actually posted some of it. So this is "The Actor". As the young actor recites his lines There’s something about his voice That sends shivers along the dips of her spine.   As he looks in her general direction There’s something... Continue Reading →

Finals Week and Anxiety: Why Am I Like This? 

I haven't been up to par as far as posting during these past two weeks, but I think my excuse as of late for doing just about anything is fairly good: finals. Studying for finals, stressing about finals, stress-eating about finals, procrastinating on finals. Really though, that excuse gets milked by students everywhere at the end... Continue Reading →

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