Am I Awkward or Just Mean?

I finally realized today that I can be pretty awkward, but not on purpose I swear! Let me explain. A conversation with my friend earlier gave me this epiphany: "When I say 'Hi' to (person's name here) she always looks mean." "Really? Maybe she's always having a bad day." "Nah, (other friend's name here) said … Continue reading Am I Awkward or Just Mean?

Advertisements

Has the Media Made Our Expectations of Men Too High?

Shows like The Vampire Diaries and Gossip Girl have extremely attractive male cast members. ¬†Seeing Ian Somerhalder on my screen every Thursday is enough to make me giggle like a blushing preteen. And we can't forget the one and only Nate Archibald (A.K.A the reincarnation of Adonis). But when I turn off the television, it's … Continue reading Has the Media Made Our Expectations of Men Too High?

The Lifting Diaries: Lesson Learned

Dear Diary, Recently, I've been creating my workouts before going to the gym. Not only does it save me time, but my brain isn't at full capacity in the early mornings. When I got to the gym, I started with dumbbell flys. Now, let me first say that I haven't done those in a month...and … Continue reading The Lifting Diaries: Lesson Learned

The Lifting Diaries: They Use Teleport

Dear Diary, I think my mind was trying to stop me from going to the gym. I had a dream I went, came back, and then jumped into bed. But then I popped out of bed and realized it was 6:50 am, A.K.A time to get out of bed. Bad mind, bad! What made me … Continue reading The Lifting Diaries: They Use Teleport

The Lifting Diaries: “Why do you eat so much?”

Deary Diary, As you know, I have been lifting weights for about two months. And within those two months, my appetite has increased--a lot. I usually ate, what some people say, "normally" but now it's on the next level. Well, I shouldn't say people called my eating before normal. Being a vegetarian, people assume I … Continue reading The Lifting Diaries: “Why do you eat so much?”

How the ID Channel Made Me Paranoid

"We knew somebody was in that house."It's 12:45 at night and my eyes glance from left to right. I noticed I was getting a bit lightheaded and realized--I forgot to exhale! I figured that breathing slowly and quietly would allow me to hear every noise in the house.And it didn't help that the show¬†Web of … Continue reading How the ID Channel Made Me Paranoid

The Night I Fell in Love with My School..

While leaving my photography class one night, I decided to take the long way back to my dorm. I looked to my right and instantly saw how beautiful my school's library looked. At that point I forgot about how cold it was and inhaled deeply--I was in love.