Why don’t I write more about God? If Christ is really at the center of my life, then why don’t I mention Him more on my blog? My past reasons were because non-Christians who read my blog wouldn’t be able to relate or understand as well. I think a small part of me was also … More interlude: purpose
Freshman year has ended, which means that people have been asking me what did you think of your first year here? What are some important lessons you’ve learned? How have you changed, how have you grown, what are your regrets, your reflections, your thoughts??? Thank you so much for asking. I will tell you. While … More Yes, I Have Friends (Part 2): Floater
“My friend Charis and I often send each other articles we find interesting or that relate to what’s happening in our lives, and she recently sent me this one: Advice From a Formerly Lonely College Student. It was a great read (READ IT), but I smiled a little to myself when I saw the title … More Yes, I Have Friends (Part 1): Eating Alone
I have been mulling over this for at least a year now, so I might as well say it. Stop saying things are awkward. It isn’t uncommon for me to hear friends talking about how awkward some experience of theirs was; or more often, how potentially awkward an experience could be. The thought of being uncomfortable turns … More Comfortably Uncomfortable
My older sister sometimes throws around this annoying phrase: “Yeah well, everyone already knows that.” It’s annoying to me because she usually utters it after I say something related to how human beings behave, or how they react to certain happenings, or essentially anything related to psychology. I’ll share something that I’ve been thinking about … More Rant #3: You Already Know What I’m Talking About
With the whole Facebook hullabaloo thing going on, I’ve been thinking more about privacy lately. Yes, people can and will reveal a lot of information about themselves online, whether it be to the public or just to friends (but how many “friends?” Six hundred and seventy-eight of them?). But I’m not talking about the where-you-live … More To Share or Not To Share
I homeschool, so I am aware of the spectrum of opinions people have on homeschoolers, some of those opinions being that homeschoolers are brainwashed by their parents. Maybe that’s true for some cases. I don’t think that’s true for me or my homeschooled friends, though. But how do I know that I’m not brainwashed or … More Am I Brainwashed?