When the Orlando shooting happened in 2016, I wrote a blog post stating I no longer feel safe in this world. Then, when I heard the news that 17 people – 17 INNOCENT people – were killed at Parkland High school in Florida, I felt sick. How would our government continue to let that happen and not step in? Why do we have to fight … Continue reading We are Living In a Scary World…..
“Grandma just passed away,” my mom texted me on March 10, 2017. I was sitting in my car in North Carolina waiting for my husband to finish his home inspection class. I was sleeping in the car while he attended his 3-hour class. It was almost lunch time when I learned my grandma died. I laid on my front seat and cried. I cried because … Continue reading Negligence at Manor Care in Langhorne Killed My Grandma!
As the saying goes, “everything has to come to an end.” I hate that saying. Why does every good thing have to come to an end? Why can’t things last forever? What do good things have to be taken from us? Today was my intern’s last day. I’ve spent time getting to know her and ended up forming a friendship with her. In the summer … Continue reading Everything Must Come To An End
I’m in Greenville and I’m at Walmart picking out the curtains and garbage bags for our new apartment. I’m in my own world as I take a look around the store. My dad calls me, but doesn’t leave a message while I’m chatting away with my husband about shower curtains. I know that if my dad called me, the conversation wasn’t going to be a … Continue reading Here’s Hoping I Can Keep My Emotions Together
I live approximately 829 miles away from home. I figured that out by typing my old address and new address into google maps. So, my family will never just randomly “stop by” for a visit to surprise my boyfriend and I one day. They can’t go on over if there’s a problem. They won’t even be available if I really need some advice. We have … Continue reading 5 Tough Challenges You’ll Unfortunately Experience When Moving Far From Home
“You’re no longer romantic anymore,” I said to my boyfriend on a random Friday night. He stopped in his tracks and looked at me. I didn’t think it sounded rude or hurtful or think he’d get offended by it; I was just saying what was on my mind. This happened right before we were running errands and working out, so it wasn’t a very pleasant … Continue reading When Words Hurt Like Sticks And Stones
Single for Valentine’s Day? Don’t fret read my article (Circa Feb 2012) published on Her Campus Temple about- How to Make the Best of Your Single Valentine’s Day So, you’re single. How many times do you want to hear your friend talk about how she and her boyfriend went on another spectacular date with a candle-light dinner and dancing? It gets sickening after a while … Continue reading How to Make the Best of Your Single Valentine’s Day