Today was the first day of the semester - my classes are going to suck the life out of me. I thought I was having two relatively easy classes today, but as it turns out they are not going to be such a breeze. One of my classes lets out at ten in the evening,… Continue reading Back to School
I've never been so glad to be home in my life. We cleared out my father's house. Now I just have to find a way to sell the house from six hundred miles away - then all will be done, and I can rest easy. This whole situation has just left me restless and full… Continue reading Home
I drove across the most boring state today - Kansas. There is nothing for miles and miles. Just flat, flat, very flat land. I am in Colorado to clean out my father's house. I really don't want to be here. I have no attachment to any of this. I wish I did. I really wish… Continue reading So I’m in Colorado
the news last night as they reported that twelve of thirteen miners in West Virginia had been found alive. I went to bed sad for that one man's family - to know that he was the only one that didn't make it. Knowing they would spend years wondering why he couldn't have survived as well.… Continue reading Such Saddness
I love my English courses. I love to write and read all of the crazy books my professors assign. However, what on earth do I do with an English degree? I need a job. I can write a fiction story, a non-fiction piece, a poem, or a critical essay about just about anything. I can… Continue reading Why did I get an English Degree?
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So, it is a new year, and I suppose that calls for the making of some sort of "resolution." Well then, I will resolve that I shall make attempts to actually write in this journal on a daily/semi-daily basis. I've tried these "blogs" before, but I always seem to get wrap up in school and… Continue reading Should Auld Acquaintance be Forgot