Finding my soapbox

When I first started into the blogging world I was a dramatic teenager, pouring my soul out to strangers on Xanga and Livejournal, long before blogging was a ‘thing’. As a college student, I stepped out of my comfort zone and started publishing blog posts about things that actually mattered, though I can’t take credit for the sudden change. It was a class assignment, and I was doing what I needed to get my marks. When the school portion was[Read more]

29 is a frightening age… at least, it is to me.

For the last month and a bit, I’ve been struggling to write. It took me a little while to figure out what was holding me back, and an even longer while to figure out how to put it into words or whether I even should attempt to put it into words. I try to stay away from the overtly personal aspect of things on my blog, but sometimes, your personal issues and your writing collide and there is not much[Read more]

It’s time to stop waiting.

With the relaunch of my blog under its new URL, I am taking the first steps towards truly pursuing my dreams. The last few months where I have tried to focus on blogging with a purpose has made me realize that whether or not people are actively reading them, my thoughts, my words and my views matter. I have spent far too much of my life hesitating because I believed that my words and my passions weren’t valid; that I[Read more]