back to school!

I am busier than I ever could have imagined; it might just be senior year. College admissions has everyone in a frenzy, but I’m super pleased with all the classes I’m taking. Every course I have seems pertinent to what I’m interested in, from green taxes to a Jordanian-American upbringing. I joined cross country, though I…

the party is over

Every year, right before school starts, my dad looks at me, laughs, and says “The party is over!”. The party, of course, being summer. It’s very expected I used to not enjoy summer break that much, because it left me overheated, way too tan, and mildly friendless. Even though I’ve spent a majority of mine…