2015 · About Me · Humanities · Writing

Summer Reading

At the beginning of the summer I posted an Instagram photo of several books (including Fangirl) and I captioned said photo with the words, “I hope to finish these books within the next two weeks; between summer classes and work I’ll need something fun to read.  What types of books do you turn to in the… Continue reading Summer Reading

2015 · About Me · Humanities · Self Reflection · Writing

The Danger of Dante

It is now March and the days are swiftly spinning away from me.  This next month is chock full of activities, from formals to sorority events to several late night paper writing sessions that have yet to come and I am unsure of how to react.  Part of me feels compelled to pity myself and my fellow… Continue reading The Danger of Dante

2015 · About Me · Blogging · Friendship · Humanities · Ottawa · Self-Improvement · Writing

Stuck on Life

When everyone came back from Christmas break I felt a little lost and out of place. Everyone seemed to be solidifying their lives and then there was me. Exchange program applications were due in December and by January people began to discuss how different their lives might be next year. I’m staying in Ottawa next year. I felt… Continue reading Stuck on Life

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Lost In This World of Twists and Turns

When you get lost for the first time as a child you experience momentary panic.  At least I did, for others that panic might not be so momentary.  But once you move on past the realization that you are not familiar with your surroundings or the people passing you by, a feeling of practicality sets… Continue reading Lost In This World of Twists and Turns

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Tomorrow

Tomorrow; it’s a new year – a new academic year to be specific.  Tomorrow morning I will awake at 6:33 am, switch off my alarm and turn to face my first day as a second year Humanities student at Carleton University. I cannot believe that this is actually happening.  It’s fascinating how time seems to speed… Continue reading Tomorrow

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It’s Sunday And It’s Raining

When I awoke this morning the sun was peaking out from behind the clouds and I had high hopes for the day, weather wise at least.  Alas wishes count for less than nothing.  It’s cold and it’s rainy. I met my parish church’s new priest this morning – I haven’t been in attendance at mass for… Continue reading It’s Sunday And It’s Raining