Tag Archives: Life

trying to hold the cathedral

The Last Adventure

WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS AN INSANE AMOUNT OF PICTURES Cinque Terre I must say, my last adventure while abroad could not have been more perfect. It all began when I…

Taylor Kickbush posing next to tree 1 week before freshman year

Blooming, Blossoming, and Becoming Social

I used to be scared of people. I wasn’t just afraid to talk to people; I was one of those girls who sat by herself in the library, avoided eye…

Silhouettes of three people jumping on beach

Achieving Mastery

I’ve learned that life isn’t easy, bad things come in threes, and mind over matter actually works. I’ve also learned that starting a college essay at 8 p.m. guarantees sleep deprivation,…

Two girls on the train tracks, about to step in to the great unknown.

Life Goes On

I want to share something I wrote at the beginning of this semester that goes as follows: “The world is a vast plot of land and water resting at our…

3 girls survive the college risks

College Lifestyle: The Risks

College is great: there are new friends, few limits to independence, fresh people, and an exposure to a world full of possibilities. However, within the bustling excitement of a new atmosphere come…