Last weekend, I stayed up for almost 24 hours at one point. After a good night's sleep ( a whole 3 hours) on Friday night, I woke up at my favorite time of the day—4:30 am. I was the kind of tired that makes a person feel sick, but I got over it. With sleep … Continue reading Sights & Thoughts From Game Day
Some may think I'm aloof, judgmental, stuck-up, antisocial, or even shy. But the truth is, I'm in my own world most of the time. And what most people mistake as my judging face--or worse--my angry or disinterested face, is actually just the expression I take on when I'm lost in thought. I live in my … Continue reading Not Shy, Just Reserved
The 50s belonged to Elvis. The Beatles and their contemporaries from across the pond defined the 60s. In the 70s, David Bowie took us to space, while Motown products like Marvin Gaye and Stevie Wonder helped put black musicians on the map. By the 80s, Michael Jackson shocked the world with his killer moves , … Continue reading Which Modern Artists Will Reach Legendary Status?
I don't really like those questions that ask people to describe themselves in a few words; I think they're too limiting. When I was last asked this question, I described myself as being wise, ambitious, and stylish. While these descriptions of myself hold true, none of them really say anything about who I am or … Continue reading You’re Bigger Than a Brand
2019 has not been my best year when it comes to reading. But since I've had a little bit more time on my hands in these last few weeks leading up to school, I've been able to read at least one title this summer. Last week, I finished Lysa TerKeurst's novel entitled Uninvited: Living Loved … Continue reading The Best Quotes from ‘Uninvited’ by Lysa TerKeurst
Move aside socks and sandals, we've got a relatively new fashion paring on our hands: dresses and sneakers, the most stylish collab of the century. Okay, maybe I'm being dramatic, but I will say that this juxtaposition of sporty fashion and flirty chic is a match made in heaven. It's the perfect balance of comfort … Continue reading An Unlikely Pairing: Dresses + Sneaks
I have this habit of making everything a competition. What can I say? I'm a go-getter. I want to be the best. Ambition is my middle name. But of course, approaching life with this mindset is quite toxic, counterintuitive, and dare I say it, destructive. If I'm playing a game (especially one that I know … Continue reading Content Creators: We Can Learn & Inspire Each Other