Turkey Thoughts

Thanksgiving has been pretty much non-existent for me in the last 3 years. Thanksgiving is my favourite holiday after Christmas, but it just didn’t seem right to stuff my face alone in front of the TV. This year though, I do feel like I have a lot of things to give thanks for. (And yes, […]

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Neither Here, Nor There

I’ve never really belonged anywhere. I’ve lived in so many different cities and houses; even today I don’t have anywhere special to go “home” to when I’m mentally exhausted. It’s something I’ve always wanted, but unfortunately have never found. Because of this lack of connection with physical place, I didn’t think I’d feel the effects […]

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Holly Golightly

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything here. Writing used to be my outlet for emotional release, but I’m finding it harder and harder to put together coherent sentences. It’s as if my literacy skills decreased significantly since elementary school. I blame advanced placement English classes, to be honest. There was so much focus […]

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I Am A Foreigner

It’s rare that I’ll make a personal post like this public, but with the hype around Trump’s election and unrest around the world, I felt compelled┬áto share my version of what it feels like to be a foreigner. Now, I’m not claiming that my situation is in any way as bad as those facing deportation […]

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