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

(Edited as of July 27, 2018 because of some great comments. And also to tone down the peppy-ness levels.) I am not a fan of small talk. It's tiring. Here's my definition of small talk: words that are exchanged between people who would rather be somewhere else. Maybe one day, when I don't feel the need to… Continue reading Questions that will spark conversations that are as deep as the ocean