Out

I don’t know when it started. It was probably sometime between getting my first crush on a boy in my fifth grade class and sitting on the floor in my living room with my mom, crying and admitting to her that I didn’t know whether I paid a lot of attention to other girls because…

Nothing Gold Can Stay (Including My iPhone)

For the first time in two weeks, I’m home for more than two days in a row , so it feels right to use this downtime to sit down and overthink to a degree that might be unhealthy reminisce about what I’ve been up to. And what better way to spark reminisces than to scroll…

On Orlando

(Content warning: mass shooting, terrorism) After waking up to the news today, I feel that it would be wrong to write today without addressing it. Because my computer is broken and I’m sure the Internet is full of other, better-informed opinions, I’ll keep it brief. Despite the fact that the attack took place at a…

Does This Mean I’m Worldly Now?

As this Sunday approached and I knew I needed to write a new post,* I kept telling myself, “Don’t worry about it now. That will be your first full day in Canada; you’ll have plenty to write about.” Now that the day has arrived and I am indeed here, outside the country for the first…