Open Up

i used to keep my favorite songs close waiting for the right person the right moment   and then i met you and realized that maybe those songs won’t mean anything in a few years   so maybe i should share them now and be here with you

An Analysis of my Thoughts

I take a bite of my black forest ham footlong With tomatoes and mayo Toasted I stare out the window at the cars that pass by Water sprays behind them The sun is bright and I’m dancing to the music on the radio I hear the workers chat But I’m alone And I feel satisfied

The Ultimate Study Playlist That Puts You in the Zone

Finals. Ahhhh. If you’re anything like me, than you might be struggling to find a way to focus. The stressful tests and projects are coming up this week, and all you can think about is sleep and ice cream. Music has the power to help us focus. When you find the right tunes and the…

5 Things I Learned My First Week of College

Going to college is a fascinating concept. Basically, you pull someone out of their comfort zone and force them to learn how to live on their own and balance stress, sleep, school, work, and social experiences. And all of this is fueled by ramen and quesadillas… fresh fruits and vegetables are a rare delicacy. But…

Hey I Might Be Writing Another Book

Okay so about two hours ago I tried to go to bed. I took some meds for my sore mouth (thanks to my wisdom teeth removal yesterday) and closed my eyes. I soon tried to think up a story that would help me fall asleep. I imagined a scene. It was fresh… something I hadn’t…

4 Creative Ways to Remember Your Awesome Vacation

You just got back from the trip of a lifetime. You’re tired, a little hungry, and full of useless trivia about the places you just visited. But then the days start to slip by. The vacation seems more and more distant. You can’t just let it fade into the background. That trip was amazing, and…

C’est La Vie

I’m on the bus listening to the tour guide. He’s explaining some French history while I gaze at the beautiful buildings that tower over us. With 15 straight days of active exploring and hardly any sleep, I’m struggling to keep my eyes open. I want them to stay open, but it’s really… really… really hard….

Stratford-upon-Avon

If you go to Stratford-upon-Avon Stop and listen to the music Maybe donate a couple coins But really listen Those melodies bring the town to life. ^^^ If you go to Stratford-upon-Avon Stop and gaze at the river Maybe take a boat on the water But really gaze That beauty is for the people. ^^^…

What I saw tonight in Dublin, Ireland

I saw the prettiest sunset. I really did. I’m here on the outskirts of Dublin, Ireland exploring the National Park. We just looked at a lake that shimmered in the dimming light. Afterwards, we got on the bus and headed down the empty road. Looking out to the vast green hills and dark trees, I…

Airport Thoughts

I sit here waiting Thinking Hoping the clock will spin faster Begging my eyelids to stay open The clock is stubborn Slowly ticking My bag stays at my feet But I watch new suitcases pass me by Again and again Don’t get me wrong I’m not gloomy Or sad I’m not even bored I’m thrilled…