When I’m asked what I want to be when I grow up

The question "What do you want to be when you grow up?" used to be asked by adults as a bad ice-breaker, but now I'm at the age when it's turning into (if it hasn't already) a question that they're actually expecting an answer from. At this point, how I respond to that question usually… Continue reading When I’m asked what I want to be when I grow up

Life, lately (Rubix’s cubes & New York Times & March for Life)

I solved the Rubix's cube for the first time(!!!!!!). I've wanted to learn how to solve a Rubix's cube for a really long time, but it didn't happen until last month. It was one of my goals last year, and I even borrowed Jonathan's cube as preparation, but nope. Nothing came to fruition. It just… Continue reading Life, lately (Rubix’s cubes & New York Times & March for Life)

Sweet sixteens and other rites of passage

Tomorrow is my sixteenth birthday(!!!) As it always is for me, it's exciting and strange to be turning another age. This time, with all the created hype around this specific number, it's a little more crazy. I've always somewhat subconsciously and somewhat jokingly kept a list of rites of passage in my head, and turning… Continue reading Sweet sixteens and other rites of passage