Lights Out 2020.

The world is constantly lit up. The fluorescence of the city. The blur of streetlights on the highway. The singular window aglow at three in the morning. And then there's the internal spotlight. We all have one. It's the light we look at ourselves under when we worry about what other people might see or … Continue reading Lights Out 2020.

What’s Going On? Fall 2019

The "What's Going on?" series is my way of bridging the gap between my personal life and the Word Oasis blog. I want to share not only my ideas, but who I am. I update seasonally on what I'm up to, struggles I'm facing, and successes I've had. It's a depiction of life. Since my … Continue reading What’s Going On? Fall 2019

My New Era

There's been a significant change in me lately. I've become so secure in the person I am, knowing that this is who I'm meant to be in order to offer something to the world. It can be so difficult to pinpoint what exactly my voice has been over the course of the past two-ish years … Continue reading My New Era

Back to Basics

When I was in third grade, my teacher made an exciting announcement: we were able to submit our own creative writing to my school's literary magazine. If our writing got picked, we would be published in the magazine available to the whole school. As you might be able to imagine, the thought of that left … Continue reading Back to Basics

Renewed Conversations: Consistency + Caspertown

Introducing "Renewed Conversations"! This is a new type of post in which I revisit old blog posts and craft new ones to show how I've grown in these subjects over the past however long it's been. The first one is going to be a brand-new, in-depth conversation about consistency paired with some updates about my … Continue reading Renewed Conversations: Consistency + Caspertown