You think you know me... You look at the surface and think you know me. You think I am like everyone else. I am...

We sit down for lunch. This is it. The conversation I really don’t want to have because to be honest, it feels like I’m...

I’m not sure why, but every time I sit down to write a fictional story I always include poetry within it as well. Maybe...

You ever feel like you’re tainted from life’s experiences? You try to resist and ward off those evil temptations, but eventually, you cave. You...

There's a suitcase packed with a few outfits And my favorite book tucked under my bed. I could just grab it...

“I will become a runner.” I whisper the phrase to myself as I lace up my shoes, as I put...

Just when you thought the world was keeping quiet from anything Kardashian, USWeekly reports Kim wants to file for...

Racism is a touchy subject for every human being on this planet, regardless of your nationality or ethnic background....

All of my life people would always tell me not to give up; to keep fighting. They would say,...

Call me Scrooge and say “ba-humbug” as I roll my eyes to another Christmas song. Tell me I’m just...

Dating someone that scares you may be the best choice that you ever make. Novelty is a scary thing,...

When I reply to your question with “I’m okay,” most likely, I’m not. My world is actually collapsing or...

“No we didn’t date. But they were an ex-something, an ex-maybe. An ex-almost.” Sound familiar? An almost relationship is...

Talking about privilege is hard. After all, how can anyone else make on judgment on how hard another’s life...

Following the recent news of a user friendly way to report the well being of others and spreading positivity,...

When December (or the day after Halloween) rolls around, the Christmas music comes on. We all love it. We...

This is the introductory poem for a novel I wrote entitled As I Live Dying. The story is centered...

Buying a holiday sweater or a getting a gift card to a coffee shop is so last holiday season....

“If you carry old bricks from your past relationship to your new one, you will end up building the...

One of my professors inspired me to write about bettering myself because he inspired me throughout the course of...

WARNING: THIS CONTAINS SPOILERS! Gilmore Girls is back! After almost ten years we can finally enjoy a large dose of...

Whether you like it or not, pieces of your life have the tendency to define who you are. Things...

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is one of the only runway shows broadcast on public television. For years, young women...

Men grow mustaches in November for a charity that benefits their gender. It’s only fitting that women would take...

We all have many special people in our lives that we feel the need to shower in gifts to...

College can be daunting. The work can be as tough as a b*tch. The professors might be useless. You...

A big pet peeve of mine when I’m going out with someone is when my date can’t be quiet....

“If you knew you weren’t going to fail, what would you do?” For the last five minutes, I have stared...

What does binging really mean? It is defined as a period of uncontrolled excessive indulgence, especially in food and...

Anyone who’s experience any general education or core class has had the pleasure of working as part of a...

As 2016 started, I was blessed to be able to attend a very expensive private high school my senior...

When you’re single, the thought of a relationship is alluring and exciting. Being able to find that one person...

A quick note: This is a response piece to a previously published article on white guilt. I am speaking...

My sister and I have an eleven year age gap. I always wanted a sibling when I was growing...

I saw the way they all looked at you, and I was no exception. You were the light of...

I have done quite a bit of traveling in my life. Nowhere near as much as I wish I...

*Trigger warning: this piece describes instances of rape and sexual assault. It took me a really long time to find...

It’s easier to jump the gun on what someone is all about, rather than taking the time to get...

No matter how much it pains us to admit it, all of us older siblings love our younger siblings...

We often forget to take care of ourselves and ask for help. I mean, between Skype sessions, paragraph text...

Dear current or incoming freshman, I gathered up some quality advice from post-grads to help you with your transition to...

Let me preface this and let you know just how lucky you are to have blacked out and woke...

Men genuinely ask us women the most stupid questions when it comes to relationships. Usually, it’s after they notice...

This is my love letter. This is my love letter to the comma we forget to talk about, to...