At the risk of losing all my friends, I have something to say. I love Mockingjay. Honestly. It’s the best book in the series, hands down. I know that’s a very uncommon, possibly unpopular opinion to have, but it’s what I think, and I would like to address some of the common complaints about Mockingjay […]Read more "Let’s talk about Mockingjay."
My mom really likes to watch the show Hoarders because, according to her, it “makes her feel better about the state of her own house.” I don’t like watching Hoarders because it bums me out. I think it reminds me a little too much of my past as a hoarder, which I hope to never […]Read more "Paper Goods"
I was one of seven people in my high school class who took four years of German, and let me tell you, that was one of the best decisions I ever made. Not only do I get to say I’m “proficient” in German on applications and résumés, I also had the opportunity to be part […]Read more "What I Learned in Germany"
When I was a senior in high school, I found myself swept up into the thrill of Starz’s grand unveiling of the show your mom had been waiting a decade for: Outlander. It wasn’t on purpose, really; I just found myself in the same room when my mom had it on, and I’m a sucker […]Read more "Why Outlander Should Never Have Been a TV Show"
As it turns out, introducing yourself on a blog is just as awkward as doing it in real life via awkward icebreaker games. Or just in general. So to keep things as chill as possible, I’m just going to throw out a photo and a few facts about myself and pretend this is totally natural. […]Read more "Awkward Icebreakers"