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A College Life For Me

I started my freshman year of college at a local community college about a month ago. I’ve already learned a few valuable lessons. The first, do not, and I repeat, do not(!!!!!) take on 18 credit hours your first semester!!! 59 more words


Taking Off the Training Wheels

I’ve been debating for awhile whether I wanted to start a blog or not, mainly because the thought of sharing my personal life with strangers seems a little overwhelming. 314 more words

Write it down.

There are two types of people in the world — the organized and the disorganized. My whole life I have fallen victim to the first category, and I have always wanted my things orderly and placed in an efficient, easy-to-find way. 449 more words

Real Life

What to Do When You Get Sick in College

It’s that time of year again when everyone starts to spread germs and the chilly temps outside bring in the sniffles, coughs and colds. I can most relate to writing this blog today too since I have become a literal human snot rag this week (ew). 636 more words


Sonoma Aroma 

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To the unfamiliar it must sound so pleasant. If I erase my memory for a few seconds I can smell grapes, redwood trees, and a faint whiff of salty air from Bodega Bay and the nearby Sonoma coast. 698 more words


Are you listening?

Is listening the same thing as hearing? When we engage in conversation with someone else, we can either hear the words they are say or we can listen to what they have to say. 292 more words

Ramblings of a tired college student

So, I have now just about completed my fourth week of college! I am writing this on a bench in the basement of the language department waiting for a one on one meeting with my English professor in half an hour; drinking an iced latte and munching on a ginger and chocolate chip scone from the campus coffee shop (which is my favorite place to get food so far). 463 more words