Facing Adversity

Amanda, you were right. When faced with adversity or an awesome presence, I talk big talk, but shrink and hurt myself for not being enough. I’m challenging habits that I spent 10 years making and fixing them to work out my school schedule. People always called me the “golden boy,” the “one who will do … Continue reading Facing Adversity


Days go by and I stare at my ceiling, waiting for the inspiration to do something.If there is anything that I have learned during this quarantine, it's that I am more of a dreamer than an achiever. I often dream of my success, or putting in the work to get to somewhere, instead of actually … Continue reading Opportunities


According to Vocabulary.com's definition, the word hypocrite is rooted in the Greek word hypokrites, which means “stage actor, pretender, dissembler.” So think of a hypocrite as a person who pretends to be a certain way, but really acts and believes the total opposite. I am, indeed, a hypocrite. I know that everyone in the world is a hypocrite, in any … Continue reading Hypocrite