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

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

Advocating for Myself

*Once again, I feel the need for a disclaimer. I'm not a professional in this subject, but I do have personal experience that might offer a helpful perspective. This advice is not gospel, nor is it a professional opinion, but it's real life. Please remember to keep yourself safe first and foremost; if you find … Continue reading Advocating for Myself

Let’s Talk Mental Health

*I certainly feel the need to state within this post that I am not a mental health or healthcare professional, and can not offer you the best advice in your next steps. However, there are so many people out there who can! I simply want to share my personal story on this subject and how … Continue reading Let’s Talk Mental Health