Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a bit in love with superheroes. I have seen all of the Marvel movies and am completely obsessed. My brother stays on top of all the latest news concerning Marvel and DC movies. He’s my source for all things Avengers 2. However, I’m afraid I’m not obsessed enough … More How to be a hero
I’ve been home for a little over a week, and things have already picked up. School started yesterday. My internship starts in a few weeks, and I graduate in three months. Oh, and it’s time to find a job. My days spent sitting in front of Big Ben are long gone. Despite the chaos, I’m … More Blindly promising tomorrows
I’m no artist. I thought that was what I wanted to be when I grew up, but then I realized I wasn’t entirely good at it. Still, I appreciate art, and I just like to sit in awe of it. Naturally, I wanted to hit up some of the art museums here in London. The … More When you don’t know the ending
I’m sitting here in a large, brown swivel chair on a ferry headed to Belfast watching the rain fall on the ocean outside my window, and I’m confused. The same thing happened the other night in a small town outside Cardiff, Wales. It was about 11 p.m., and I had just finished dinner at the … More You’re Capable of More Than You Think
Tears filled my eyes, and I could hardly see. It felt like I had just done 100 sit-ups. I leaned over my knees and tried to calm myself down as Dan scaled the walls and explained flipflopopolis (what he says is a fear of flip-flops). I don’t remember the last time I laughed so much. … More Realize and appreciate where you are today
The best memories are often made in the most unusual and unplanned circumstances. And so have been my memories in Stockholm. Our first day was a struggle. We spent an hour trying to get out of the airport and when we finally got into the city center, we got off at the wrong bus stop.