Adulthood · College · Thought Throw Up

Things Suck in College (But They Don’t Suck As Much As You Think)

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)

The Otherness of Ethnicity and Race · Thought Throw Up

The Otherness of Ethnicity and Race: Oblivious Kid In A White World

When I was in elementary school, I was asked by a teacher if I had ever been discriminated against because of my ethnicity. She asked if I had ever been treated differently just because I’m of Mexican descent. That question in itself is a pretty good example of a time when I was treated differently… Continue reading The Otherness of Ethnicity and Race: Oblivious Kid In A White World

Adulthood · Thought Throw Up · Wants

Wanting Things – Grown Up Stuff (Like dishes, get your mind out of the gutter)

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)