Enthusiasm… 50 years later

Enthusiasm I have a friend who loves history; she’s the kind of person who just knows what’s going on in APUSH and can argue with a teacher, while I feel like I’m floating in and out of consciousness when we’re talking about Alexander Hamilton. I love history, but it just doesn’t come easily to me. Despite…

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…

On the need to concentrate

As the school year wraps up, it has become clearer and clearer that I need to work more efficiently. Though many periods are free because APs are over, I still have 5 units to relearn in 2 classes, and projects to turn in for 2 other classes. Graphic design has never been so time-consuming that…

an image of what is remembered forever

In the midst of APs (thank god I’m done with mine), I have put a lot to the side- graphic design, cleaning, relationships, and most interests. I deleted apps and sat in random rooms alone to cram, and here I am (mildly) alive. I also forgot Audrey Hepburn’s birthday, which is quite possibly the worst…

Life’s a Fact

The fondness I have of Audrey Hepburn began innocently, from hearing of her greatness online and wanting to know why her name was so recognized. Even after looking her up, I had trouble distinguishing her with other greats from the time period, none of whom I’d been exposed to. After I realized that none of her…