Not knowing what to do with my hands
Touching my hair
Avoiding eye contact
Having in earphones but listening to nothing
Second guessing myself (again, and again)
Practicing what I’m going to say 5 times before I say anything
1. This year I went to my senior prom and learned sometimes you have to be the heart-breaker. I learned being friends with someone isn’t possible when they have feelings for you, and sometimes it’s nice to go to a dance alone.
2. After going to my senior cruise, I learned some friendships aren’t meant to last forever, but some are.
3. After painting two large murals painted by myself in my high school I learned that channeling your energy into creating a piece for others to enjoy for years to come is humbling. I also learned to stick with my gut, and never back down from what I think is right.
4. Finishing up being Editor-in-Chief of my high school paper taught me how to be a leader and how to write with a fiery, burning passion.
Gilmore Girls (and Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life) – Gilmore Girls is one of my favorite shows of all time. From the music, to the tender mother-daughter relationship between Lorelei and Rory, to watching Rory grow up, to seeing the characters’ relationships with Emily and Richard evolve, I recommend Gilmore Girls wholeheartedly. This is a great type of show to watch with your mom. I enjoyed the Netflix revival as well, and am hoping for more episodes in the future! Continue reading
The bird spreads its wings
He sees the future ahead
The wind brushes past
Treat me gently but
Love me hard; kiss me all night
Never leave again
Live freely; say yes
Explore the world, meet strangers
And tell your story
What you love; always follow
Your passion in life
Although you treated
Me like one, I am not a
There’s not enough eyeliner in the world
To mask the pain inside my eyes
There’s not enough concealer in the world
To cover the scares you left behind