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Senior Year Saturday: Senioritis

Welcome to Senior Year Saturday, my newest regular feature! Essentially, I talk about any and all things related to my final year of high school, from homework and extracurriculars to updates on college planning and thoughts on graduation. And more! (Such as … Continue reading

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The Flotsam And Jetsam Of My Life

“Flotsam and jetsam: Useless or discarded objects; odds and ends.” – TheFreeDictionary.com I’ve been cleaning my room lately. First I reorganized my bookshelves (and donated a bunch I didn’t want anymore), then I cleaned out my closet and dresser, and … Continue reading

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Eighteen: A Lazy Day + I Am A Tiny Adult

Today is my eighteenth birthday. I AM AN ADULT NOW. Albeit a rather tiny one. (Sigh.) Today, more than a few people have asked me if I feel any more grown-up now. And the answer is… Yes. No. Maybe. I … Continue reading

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Third Time’s A Charm

Change over time may be observed in a number of ways. Obvious examples include birthdays and anniversaries. To me, though, writing is the best method by which to see how far I’ve come. Three years ago today, I began writing … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Birthday Speech

Happy Hobbit Day! September twenty-second is the birthday of both Frodo and Bilbo Baggins. For such small creatures, hobbits certainly do throw big celebrations. They also have a tradition of giving speeches at every important occasion and during the “Long-Expected … Continue reading

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Baby, You Can Drive My Car

“Asked a girl what she wanted to be She said, ‘Baby, can’t you see I wanna be famous, a star on the screen But you can do something in between Baby, you can drive my car.’” – The Beatles, “Drive … Continue reading

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