Nature soothes my soul. Walking into a forest with birds chirping always puts my mind at ease. It takes the stress away from my body and I watch as it soars and floats away. Yesterday, my husband and I visited Campbell’s covered bridge in Greer. Did you know that it was constructed in 1909 and it’s the only remaining covered bridge in the State of South Carolina? … Continue reading Ah…. Nature
“I feel like a loser,” I said to my fiancé, who is in almost the exact same position as I am. But, truly, am I? Would a loser have a BA in English and an AD in Journalism? Would a loser have 5 internships in the media industry? Would a loser have been able to move away with her then-boyfriend, find a job and make … Continue reading How To Stop Feeling Sorry For Yourself
I walked into Starbucks to meet a 24-year-old battling cancer for the 8th time. With a smile on his face, he said, “Hey!” His mentality remained upbeat, which made me completely envious. He has a positive outlook despite his illness. At 13, everyone thought the lump in Corey Stevens’ arm was a fracture. No one knew it was really a tumor growing inside of him. He knew nothing … Continue reading Corey Stevens: The True Inspiration
If I had time to do what I truly desire to do, I believe I would have written a novel by now. I haven’t a clue as to what it would be called, but I know it would be great. In general, I must have more confidence in myself as well as my writing. I went to school for about 6 years. Well, first it was … Continue reading Always Believe You Can!
It’s coming. I feel it. I taste it. I smell it. I can’t tell you what it is or describe it, but something is coming up. I’m almost 24 years old and just graduated with a BA in English and have an AD in Journalism. Honestly, this summer I’ve had ups & downs, twists & turns, lefts & rights. It’s been disgusting, yet exciting at … Continue reading Is something good ahead?