Lovely

She is captivating. The sparkle in her eyes reflects her spirited personality, her brushstrokes accentuating her creativity. I watch her work, and I smile.  She thinks she isn’t good enough, but her determination is more than enough to take her far away from where she feels stifled, and into the place she was created to … More Lovely

The (New?) Crew

At my school, there’s a Clique, and there’s a Squad. To be honest, our entire school is made up of miniature cliques, but those are the only ones that really matter. ( And I use the term ‘matter’ subjectively, because they’re the people that everybody knows, not the ones who have the most worth. That … More The (New?) Crew

Here’s Why I’m Totally Dancing Around Like a Freak

Mm. I’m strangely happy right now. Here’s why: I had a good day. Yeah, I know, that’s something of an insignificant reason to happy dance. See, generally school leaves me feeling emotionally drained, but today was…different. Probably because I had no expectations like, whatsoever. As you may have deduced if you keep up with my … More Here’s Why I’m Totally Dancing Around Like a Freak

Teens Tell Their Story: A Letter to My Former Self

Dear sweet little Sunshine, Right now, you really are still sweet. You’re ten years old, the picture of innocence. You haven’t been taken over by an insane desire to be cool, you’ve never gone crazy for a boy, and your parents are like the Holy Grails of knowledge. You run through life without a care … More Teens Tell Their Story: A Letter to My Former Self