Old Job, New Job

As some of you know, I have been looking for new employment over the last few months. I am graduating and spring, and want to get a head-start on my post-college career. On Monday, I was offered a job at a company and I gladly accepted. As many of you know, there are a lot … Continue reading Old Job, New Job

Finals Week

*to the tune of Jingle-Bells*   Headed out to school I'm already real late. Then I take a look outside- it's snowing- that's just great. My car's covered in ice. The road hasn't be plowed. I'm tired, I'm stressed, it's finals week- and I should be in class now.   Oh, Finals week, finals week- … Continue reading Finals Week

Finals, Work, and Therapy

FMLA is over, and work has begun again. I've forgotten just how exhausting working and going to school full-time is. I have classes from 12 pm to 4 pm, then work from 4:15 pm to 1:15 am and try to get homework done before and in-between. I knew that this insane work, work, work schedule … Continue reading Finals, Work, and Therapy

Summer of 2018

Hey guys! I know I've been offline for a bit, but for good reason! It's been one busy summer!  Usually this is the part of the blog where far more interesting bloggers will tell you all about their crazy adventure and vacations, but I haven't done anything too crazy this year- but, because a blog … Continue reading Summer of 2018

Late April Meltdown

Writing Challenge: April 17, 2018 Prompt: How are you feeling today? Today, I’m un-naturally calm. The kind of calm I get when I shut down my emotions to avoid a complete melt-down. I broke up with my boyfriend this weekend and immediately regretted it. I know our relationship is complicated and messy, and often unhealthy- … Continue reading Late April Meltdown

Food for Thought: daily meals of the rushed college student

Writing Challenge: February 19, 2018 Prompt: Write something inspired by what you ate today It’s a rushed morning- an oatmeal breakfast-bar morning. My coffee machine, prepped the night before, brews while I brush my teeth. My pre-packed lunch and dinner sit in the fridge, ready to be grabbed and shoved into a bag. For lunch, … Continue reading Food for Thought: daily meals of the rushed college student

Midterms and RWBY

Hi Everyone! I know my postings have become sparse of late. I've fallen sadly behind in my writing challenges and have been skipping out on posting on my blog. Sorry! I'm not going to lie to you, Midterms have been crazy this year. I recently changed majors and the homework load near midterms had dramatically … Continue reading Midterms and RWBY

Fiddle-Footed

Writing Challenge: February 10, 2018 Prompt: Write something using a "word of the day". Word of the Day: Fiddle-Footed- restlessly wandering   I couldn’t sit still. First I tapped my foot- Waggeled my ankle- Flexed my fingers, And fidgeted with my hair. That wasn’t enough. I grabbed my belongings and paced the wall. Up and … Continue reading Fiddle-Footed

Finals Week: a poem

*Inspired by a walk through campus during finals week.*   Finals Week: A Poem   The smell of coffee and desperation is in the air. All along hallways students frantically thumb through textbooks, Mutter over notebooks, And curse over flashcards. Students pass-out on the floor, Backpacks used as pillows and jackets as blankets. I walk … Continue reading Finals Week: a poem

Studying

Writing Challenge: Dec 2, 2017 Prompt: Write about how it feels when you can't focus   Below is a description of my attempts to study for finals. Maybe it’s not that I Can’t focus, it’s more that I don’t want to focus. I have so many other things I’d rather be doing than studying. I … Continue reading Studying