My favorite F-word.

A little over a year ago, I started writing this blog post but I never shared it. Guess what? I just deleted that whole first draft and I’m going to start over because I grew as a person and that’s worth talking about. Hopefully it took you about ten seconds to figure out that my…

Why do you fight so hard? You’re not special.

This is going to be one of those posts that I’m half afraid to even put out there because of the potential backlash it could bring out. However, I strongly feel it needs to be said. I want to start this post with a disclaimer: I have a relatively legalistic upbringing which made figuring out…

I thought I would stay anonymous.

You remember that photo contest I told you about? Yeah. That one. The one that 26,433 photos were entered in and somehow my photo made it to Top 10 in Stylized Portrait? And not just Top 10, I found out it came in 4th place. Here’s what happened. I mentioned the contest was put on…

My college bio professor was annoying. Bill Nye is my homie.

I’m going to start this post by saying this: The creation vs. evolution debate takes up less than 1% of my brain. It honestly makes no difference to me about what you believe. You don’t have to like what I’m about to say in the first part of this post, but I’m going to say…

Tyler loves commas.

This is one of my very dear friends, Tyler. He likes commas way too much, if you ask me. You probably need some context: a couple weeks ago, we talked about how he wants to get serious about his writing. He’s been blogging a lot since he moved to China (he’s there teaching English at…

22 things to do in general.

You know that list of 23 things you *should* do before you get married or instead of getting engaged or whatever? Yeah it’s the one everyone is obsessed with. All this controversy. Blah blah. How are you going to make this new, Bonnie Jean? By telling you there isn’t a deadline for you to do…