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

What real conversations between teenagers look like

A rule of common sense: eating someone's pretzel without permission will bring forth their wrath. Titles (AKA contact names) I live bagels No fun P.S. I AM SO READY FOR THANKSGIVING BREAK. There is only three exams standing in my way, and then it's five glorious days of no school plus two weekends. So nine… Continue reading What real conversations between teenagers look like