Bye, Maine

In just about five days I’m going to make the 25 hour drive to begin my new life in Arkansas. My parents, insisting that it would be incredibly unsafe, are having my sister join me on the long drive. We will be making stops in Pennsylvania and Tennessee before arriving in Arkansas, and I’m actually … More Bye, Maine

Begin Again

I’m starting to feel really antsy and unaccomplished, therefore, I know it’s nearing the end of the summer. Summer is healthy for me. I practically live at the beach, read about as much as I breathe, watch pointless shows, listen to really loud country music, and more importantly; don’t correct a single paper. But lately … More Begin Again

All My Life

I’ve always been jealous of people who can remember their dreams. If I wake up with a start then sometimes I can; a jumbled mix of the previous days events with flowers and sunshine, crocodiles, or a character from whatever book or movie I saw that day. Sometimes I have nightmares, and those are hard … More All My Life

Noise

I’ve never been great at hiding my feelings. I wear my heart on my sleeve, my facial reactions give everything away, the tone of my voice sells me out. But that’s as far as it goes for me. I won’t tell someone what I think or how I feel unless it’s really strong. Unless I … More Noise

Wala, You’re Cured

Sometimes I wish that I could map out my own life. Sit down with a piece of paper and chart out when and where main events of my life will take place, where I’ll live, all the people I’ll love. People say that they can choose their own fate, make their own decisions, choose where … More Wala, You’re Cured