Every year, there are tell tale signs that's it's fall: When the leave change color, pumpkin spice is everywhere, and girls pull out their sweaters and Starbucks. It's my favorite season, and here are thirteen reasons why* I love fall. Weather: They call it "sweater weather." It's cold enough that it's not hot, but warm enough … Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why I Love Fall
Why must teachers assign so much work outside of the class? This post comes to you from a student taking a *break* from her homework. (...After an obligatory 1/2 hour of Youtube, snacks, Buzzfeed, and irrelevant google searches...) I understand that a teacher's ultimate goal is to, well, teach you the skills and content needed … Continue reading Why Do My Teachers Give me So Much Homework?
If you are anywhere between the ages of 12 and 25, you've likely heard of the term "basic." It's exact meaning is unclear, but the word is used to describe anything stereotypical and expected, especially in regards to teenage girls.* "Basic" has developed into a cultural phenomena: a lifestyle that is both strived after and avoided … Continue reading You’re So Basic
via Daily Prompt: Heal In all honesty, healing from anything is rough. Physical and Metal pain takes a long time to recover from, and it's often a frustrating, discouraging process. So, in my contribution to the Daily Post's discussion, I would like to highlight a theme that is so often looked over: patience. Recently, I … Continue reading But I Don’t Want to Wait!
...See the king from Queens And read the time in a midtown square At the intersection of history and the seventh dimension...
I recently took a trip to London, here are some pictures, as well as the stories behind them. I'm thinking about writing poems based off of them, let me know what you think! VSCO C6 So that's it! Any thoughts? xoxo PAFT
Abandon As I stand, Cool air settles around me. The muffled sounds of laughter Discordant echoes in the depth of the night Are drowned out By my pounding heart, racing mind Stuck halfway between One choice And another A part of me knows that it’s disrespect, Inconsiderate. This I’m aware But there is … Continue reading Abandon (A Poem in the Works)