I am being haunted by Why’s, Why this? Why me? Why now? And they chase me down and create a tightness in my chest, Suffocating me. Preventing me from seeing happiness, From being able to bear the sight of it at all. Why are other people so happy when all I feel is despair?…Read more Why?
Dear Camp, Wow, where to begin…the impact that you have had on me over the past years cannot be summarized with mere words or in a simple blog post. How does one say good-bye to something that has shaped and changed who they are so deeply? You have been one of the most constant things…Read more A Hard Good-Bye
Over the past couple of weeks I’ve had many people say a very similar sentence to me when we end up talking about all of the changes and events that have been happening in my life: “Wow, I’m so inspired by how positive you are in all of this” Or some sort of variation of…Read more I’m Not Happy…
To say that this week didn’t exactly go as planned would be an understatement. While there were multiple unfortunate circumstances that arose, one of the ones that affected me the most was finding out that I can no longer leave for Germany when I had planned. Let me explain… Back at the end of June…Read more Caution! Detour Ahead
Identity can be a funny thing. It changes so quickly and is dependent on so many factors, the biggest of which is people. We base our identity, who we see ourselves as, on how other people perceive us. All too often though the way that other people see us shifts depending on who they are…Read more Identity Crisis
Dear Katherina, This is a hard time for you right now, I can see that. You’re in a situation that you never saw coming. One that you had seen happen to many other people but you never thought could happen to you. And that’s a hard place to be in, but there’s something that you…Read more A Letter from Where I’m Headed
“How have you been thinking today?” Have you ever really taken stock of how you think throughout the day? Is it positive, or does it slide towards the glass half empty side? Mind set is a really funny thing. It can completely change the way that you see and feel about something. In the wrong…Read more Changing Lenses