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

Travel Oasis: Québec City

A few months ago, my mom and sister came to me with a proposition: the three of us going to Québec City with my sister's school. They had a few extra slots, and my sister's French teacher had offered them to my mom and I as chaperones. Normally, I would've thought about it for a … Continue reading Travel Oasis: Québec City

Writer’s Oasis: Write. It. Down.

Have you ever had a really good idea? You know, the kind that makes you feel all excited and motivated to make things happen? The kind that just brightens your entire your day and makes you think completely positively? Yeah, those are the best. However, I for one always seem to think I'm going to … Continue reading Writer’s Oasis: Write. It. Down.

Falling in Love with Fitness: February

Ah, fitness. Where am I at? What am I trying? What's working? What's not? Check out the start of this new series where I begin again.