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You Aren’t What You Eat

You Aren’t What You Eat

A couple months ago, I marched into my mother’s room holding a large head of lettuce. I raised it above my head and declared, “I AM GOING TO BE HEALTHY.”… Read more »

Life Ain’t Pretty

Life Ain’t Pretty

Did you know that two years ago, Rihanna got on a plane, taking with her a handful of her most devoted fans, and flew around the world for a couple… Read more »

Car Accident

Car Accident

Car crashes aren’t always as dramatic as they seem, as the movies have taught us to believe. There’s not always a screeching of tires, the shattering of glass, your life… Read more »

Smartphones Aren’t For Everyone

Smartphones Aren’t For Everyone

(Or at Least They’re Not for Me) Confession time: my cellphone isn’t a smartphone.  It’s just, well, a phone.  It does phone calls, sends texts (not photos or videos), takes… Read more »

When I Was a Girl

When I Was a Girl

When I Was a Girl… 1.       I avoided wheelchair accessible bathroom stalls like the plague Every girl in my class avoided the giant stall in the corner of the room… Read more »

I WANT MY DISNEY PRINCESS SHOES BACK

I WANT MY DISNEY PRINCESS SHOES BACK

Throughout high school, you go through each year thinking that you’re racing toward the finish line that is the end of your childhood. You romanticize independence as some tall, dark… Read more »

A Good Role Model Is Hard to Find

A Good Role Model Is Hard to Find

Almost everyone I admire is either fictional or dead. Maybe this shouldn’t be a big deal because I at least have nonliving people to look up to, but there’s a… Read more »

Reading Wrong

Reading Wrong

I do not know how to read books. Well, I don’t know how to read poetry either, but maybe that’s a discussion for another time. This may seem like an… Read more »

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