“I think I can. I think I can. I think I can.” – The Little Engine That Could From August 2014 to November 6, 2014, it seemed as if my entire life revolved around the DAT (Dental Admission Test). Everything else seemed infinitely insignificant next to their towering presence. After struggling with deciding what direction […]Read more "DAT: Road to Success"
If It Doesn’t Challenge You, It Won’t Change You! – Unknown These past couple of months, blogging was forgotten as classes started and excuses grew like mold on my previously pristine motivation. At first I was upset at myself but justified it with just not having enough time that week. Then, later I justified it […]Read more "My Triumphant Return, DATs, and Hot Chocolate!!"
Sometimes, all you need is an orange Volkswagen camper van to brighten up your day and make you feel like you’re a part of 90s TV show!! Do you have moments like this? Where seeing one thing just makes your day better for some inexplicable reason?Read more "SPOTTED: Walmart Edition"
When Everything Feels Like An Uphill Struggle, Just Think Of The View From The Top The one thing I learned this summer is that sometimes life throws a game changing curve ball you can’t avoid nor ignore. You just have to take the hit and make some changes. June ended with the satisfying slamming of my […]Read more "A Pile of Good Things"
We should live everyday in the hopes it becomes a memory remembered on starry nights Stepping through polished wooden doors , a large living room with gray velvet sofas covered in colorful sheets lining one wall and an old CRT resting in a floor-to-ceiling wooden installation comes into view. Fans creek overhead providing welcome coolness to […]Read more "A Colorful Sky"
It’s not quite a pounding. Nor is it a swirling, dizzying feeling. It’s almost like everything is just shifted off a little bit until nothing quiet feels right. It’s disorienting. It’s depressing and overwhelming. It makes you want to curl up in a ball while free falling down an infinite chasm. That’s how I feel […]Read more "Stream of Consciousness"
If I was able to buy a time machine, anywhere door, or invisibility helmet, what would I buy? That’s a loaded question there. After all, every item has its pros and cons. Time can be very iffy since I don’t know how the change will effect the rest of the world. Plus, do I go […]Read more "The Door Fiasco"
Pittsburgh weather can be moodier than a woman on her period. So, when the day’s beautifully sunny and warm, it is almost a crime not to pounce on the chance to go out and breath in the world. As the sun shone and the birds chirped, the entire city unanimously decided to leave their shaded […]Read more "Pittsburgh Spring: Conflict Kitchen"