[EUROPE SERIES PART 3/4] SECOND DESTINATION BRUGES, BELGIUM The first thing our tour guide told us about Belgium was that they were a very modest nation. As in, even if they were among the top teams who made it to the final stages of the World Cup, they would respond with a meek, "Eh...I don't … Continue reading 51.2093° N, 3.2247° E
[EUROPE SERIES PART 2/4] SECOND DESTINATION PARIS, FRANCE Romance exists where purple skies appear after the sun goes down. Welcome to the city of love, woohoo! The Eiffel Tower lights up for 7 minutes when the clock strikes 11 and it's one of those things that no camera can capture the wonderment of (but most … Continue reading 48.8566° N, 2.3522° E
[EUROPE SERIES PART 1/4] PREFACE This summer (July 4-13), I was privileged enough to go to Europe with my sister, mom, and cousins. A total party of 13 - a mini family reunion you could say - touring 4 countries with the help of a perky gentle giant for a tour guide and a super … Continue reading 51.5074° N, 0.1278° W
I want to kick something. In less than two minutes, I bursted through the garage and sprinted down the street until I reached the stop sign. My heart pumped faster, like an abandoned factory shaking off its cobwebs for the first time, but it wasn't enough. Past the stop sign was a huge hill. If … Continue reading Photoset: Night Run
This is me going on the record saying I don't know anything. All the words I've philosophized about being happy and productive and an overall better human being.....please scrap them. Anything that I say and do and publicize with 100% conviction (first of all - wouldn't happen because no amount of force in the world … Continue reading Yes! An Epiphany!
I only say "more-than-bearable" because usually a Thursday night is night lab and night lab is my peak point of stress in any given week. This particular Thursday though I got to tag along with friends who wanted tacos at 11pm. It was a glooooorious time. Like any other timid adventurist, I live for these … Continue reading Photoset: A More-Than-Bearable Thursday Night
I did a very hipster-suburban-cliche thing the other day. I set out for a picnic (except without food and without company). My mind was blank, the breeze got overbearingly cold, and it was super boring but it was also definitely one of the greatest experiences I've had all quarter. Here are some pictures.
The first birthday of this blog was supposed to be this big virtual celebration where I would describe my before's and after's since the first post, how much I've grown, all my plans for the future, blah blah blah, all that. I was even planning to get myself a red velvet cupcake and blow a … Continue reading Pretend it’s April 20, 2018