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?
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
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)
I’ve been thinking a lot about weddings. I want to talk about the novelty and foreboding nature of weddings from the point of view of someone who has no experience with them like me. I want to give my own take on what I suspect many people my age will be experiencing now and within… Continue reading I’ve Been Thinking About Weddings (And Money)
I want to buy a dish rack. And lamps. And those cheap canvas paintings you can get at Ross and Walmart and thrift stores. I want to buy a set of measuring cups and a blender and a ceiling fan. I want to buy a toilet paper dispenser and a shower rack. I want to… Continue reading Wanting Things – Grown Up Stuff (Like dishes, get your mind out of the gutter)
Recently I watched a video by Benjamin Cook, a British Youtuber I’ve become fond of, that is a part of his Becoming Youtube series. (Btw, I highly recommend watching that series as it is absolutely amazing.) This video, titled “The War of the Word” was groundbreaking, to say the least. I want to say it’s… Continue reading Let Me Do Me (But Also All These Other Things)
Since it’s the new year, I kind of wanted to talk about my new year’s resolutions. But I already posted them here on my personal tumblr page so I think I’ll talk about something else. That something else is wanting things, both material and intangible. Since I want so many things, I thought I’d limit… Continue reading Wanting Things – Vacations & Traveling