The awesome blogger award (AKA I discover, once again, that answering questions takes me a long while)

Olivia (who ROCKS) nominated me for this award (thank you!!). Here's my favorite post she's written, and I'm going to throw in another one of her's too because books, duh. Also, before the questions start, isn't that cat(or bear?) in the rainbow hoodie the perfect doodle for this post? That's all I had to say. Moving on. What… Continue reading The awesome blogger award (AKA I discover, once again, that answering questions takes me a long while)

What if I told you there’s a fifty percent chance that 2 out of 23 people have the same birthday?

PART ONE I know, these first few cards have nothing to do with birthdays, but it'll get there. PART TWO Let's change gears. PART THREE This is the last part. THE END To answer some questions people have asked me after I showed them my index cards: 1) No, I certainly did not come up… Continue reading What if I told you there’s a fifty percent chance that 2 out of 23 people have the same birthday?

When you don’t know what to write about so you ask a friend to lend you the poems he wrote for school

First of all, some straight-upness: When I think about this blog and what I want it to be, I think of three adjectives- cheerful, friendly, kind. In other words, I want it be an extension of the person I want to be. Those words are the reasons why I debated over posting this. These following poems… Continue reading When you don’t know what to write about so you ask a friend to lend you the poems he wrote for school

The first movie club meeting of hopefully many more to come

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is always on the third Monday of January. (I think that's so federal organizations don't have to close in the middle of the week.) This year it fell exactly on his birthday, January fifteenth, which made it even more perfect when we watched Selma that day for my school's movie club (or… Continue reading The first movie club meeting of hopefully many more to come

Questions that will spark conversations that are as deep as the ocean

I am not a fan of small talk. It's tiring. (That sentence probably doesn't make sense to you unless you're an introvert. But, my hunch is that there are a lot more introvert bloggers than extrovert ones. I have no numbers to back that up, but it's my hypothesis.) Here's my definition of small talk: words that… Continue reading Questions that will spark conversations that are as deep as the ocean