Let me be the first to testify that A) God is very, very real and B) He has a great sense of humor. (Well, "great" when you're on the other side of things. Not so much in the midst of them.) I am currently on Spring Break of my Senior year of high school, with… Continue reading Here I Grow
Heartbreak. Heartbreak, heartbreak, heartbreak. Someone was holding your tender heart because you gave it to them, and they dropped it. They let it shatter. Whether they played with it and threw it up and and down a few times or let it fall to the ground all at once, the feeling's all the same- someone… Continue reading Take heart.
"The best moments of my life don't make it to social media." -Rosalynn Mejia As a hopelessly right-brained student, I have managed to avoid almost any mathematics-involved sciences courses my high school offers for these past four years. This past Thursday, I was filling out a worksheet for my regular Human Anatomy class about Anatomical… Continue reading Superficial v.s. Deep
April 11th, 2017 marked the day that I officially turned 17. It marked my completion of the buzzed about, film worthy, notorious age of 16 years old. Personally, I think this is a tremendous accomplishment on any grounds. Below are, appropriately, 16 life lessons I've learned about being a 16 year old girl, and some… Continue reading 16 Things I’ve Learned from Being 16
“Most people need love and acceptance a lot more than they need advice.” -Bob Goff, Love Does. Listen. It's all too easy to begin to disregard what a friend is saying when they've been talking about the same thing (say, a boy or a conflict they had with someone) over and over again. And that's more than… Continue reading 3 ways to be a Jesus-like friend