When You Can Pull Off a Surprise

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You would think someone like me, a person prone to fantastic moments of anxiety and someone who loves to be in control, would shy away from surprises. And yet I kind of LOVE them - just as long as I am the one making them happen. (Not so much when I am the one being ...

The Happy Father’s Day Post

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But wait! Father's Day is a month away! Oh yes, I know. You know who doesn't know? My inbox. It is raining Father's Day adverts and messaging in my email right now. And with all of the emails it has become harder and harder to not get thinky about the day. I promise you I am ...

Variables of Spring

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I've been elbow deep in school this Spring. It has been wonderful and yet also overwhelming. I love learning everything, I want to know everything, and yet I get so frustrated when I don't quickly comprehend. Wanting to be an instant expert is an infuriating trait to have. This week I have a final project due ...

Marching on to April

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March was a blast. It was over way too fast. It was a month filled with two different Spring Breaks, my mid-terms, a bout of Strep, and Easter! We are still having debates about what is appropriate breakfast food. As in, "No. You may not eat chocolate bunny for breakfast today." It was hard to not ...

There is no exhale

There is no exhale: spring art

I'm an emotional person. I'm not apologetic about it. It's actually a very defining part of who I am. Anxiety runs parallel to emotion. Whether I am on the road of excited or fearful there is a service road of OMG cruising right next to it. Recently I realized I don't exhale. Ok, yes, in ...