My Silver Lining

This year has been one for the books. 2016 brought heartbreak, mounds of change, and emotions I never knew existed, but 2017 has brought numerous challenges I wouldn’t particularly choose to face if I had the choice. I’ve been a walking disaster my whole life, foot surgeries, angry uterus, thyroid problems, and years’ worth of… Continue reading My Silver Lining

I Want an Old Time Love

Am I wasting my time waiting for an old time love, a true gentlemen, and a classy relationship? It’s not any secret that we don’t live in the same world we did 80, 50, or even 20 years ago. Virginity is lost in middle school, getting to know someone before diving into bed is not… Continue reading I Want an Old Time Love

Held Together by a Bobby Pin

As I was out driving around tonight, I was reflecting on all the changes that have happened in my life over the last year. You would think thoughts of relationship changes, college changes, city changes, degree changes, or personality changes would be the first things to come to my mind, but no, they weren’t. The… Continue reading Held Together by a Bobby Pin

The Day I Learned To Love Myself

Tonight as I lay in bed with yet another migraine, I start to reflect on the last several years of my life. The memories I’ve made, friends I’ve lost, tears I’ve cried, and the adventures I experienced. It’s hard for me to imagine that in a few short weeks, my junior year of college will… Continue reading The Day I Learned To Love Myself

When the Sun Starts to Shine

I never imagined that I would ever get to where I am now. Everyone tells you that you will make it, that things will get better, and that one day everything you’ve been feeling will be all behind you, but behind your fake smile, you don’t really believe it. It seems impossible that one day… Continue reading When the Sun Starts to Shine