Even though I never got to go, well, maybe I shouldn’t say never. I didn’t get to go like I planned, right after college for graduate school, but I used to imagine what it would be like to live in New York. I wanted to go to Columbia, or NYU, and that dream didn’t come… Continue reading How Do I Feel Homesick for a Place I’ve Never Been to?
I haven’t written a Mexico story in a long time, so sit back and get ready for a recent one. This past winter I took a trip to Mexico City to see my dad’s family. A couple of days into our trip we drove down to a dam about an hour outside of the city… Continue reading Disturbed by the Trees of the Presa Iturbide
College is terrible for procrastination.You don’t have anyone there to babysit you into doing your work or pressure you to get your stuff done by the deadline. I have a pretty good handle on how to discipline myself into doing my work and getting by alright, but I have been pushing it to the limit… Continue reading It’s Time to Catch Up
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz My rating: 5 of 5 stars It was poetic and painful. One of the things that frustrates me the most about life is that I will never know what it’s like to be a boy. I can guess at how they think… Continue reading Book Review: “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe” by Benjamin Alire Saenz
Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book was magnificent and it was childish, but not in the negative connotation of the word. It had so much imagination and that’s what made it remarkable, and it was a wonderful love story that verged on being mature. It was… Continue reading Book Review: “Why We Broke Up” by Daniel Handler
Originally posted on The Fox Hat Review:
On Monday, December 1, 2014, The Fox Hat Review‘s inaugural issue was released. The issue includes poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and visual art by some of Nerdfighteria’s emerging creators. You can read it here!
Sometimes it’s hard facing the fact that I don’t have things together like I thought I would at this age. I’m not old (not necessarily; to a toddler or an elementary school kid I’m old as hell even though I’m only nineteen) but it still sucks realizing that the things I pictured myself doing at… Continue reading Things Suck in College (But They Don’t Suck As Much As You Think)