For the first segment of “On The Bookshelf”, I bring to you ‘a manifesto for high-octane living’
Stop trying to fix it. No, seriously. Stop.
23 trips around the sun… Has it really been that long? Didn’t I just turn 16 yesterday? I’ve always been a huge proponent of birthdays – what could be better than a day all about y-o-u? (I’m kidding here. Well, kind of.) I love the idea of a new beginning of sorts, the idea ofRead more
I spend a LOT of time in the car. Like, enough that I’ve semi jokingly questioned if I can make my car my permanent address. I have a long (read 9 hour) roadtrip back to my hometown when I decide not to fight the airport, a 3 hour drive between my apartment and my boyfriend’s,Read more
And just like that, another day is in the books. Despite my desperate pleading with the course of human nature, time still marches on. As I sit alone in my new apartment, the reality of this is setting in. Here I am, unwinding from my first day of my first full-time job (the beginning of my career, perhaps),Read more
I’ve talked a lot about love recently – just call me Carrie Bradshaw-in-training (and blame my sentimental nature on the holiday season). But the one thing that my old soul has picked up on as I reflect on modern relationships is the fact that when it comes to finding someone to “do life” with, many guysRead more