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On Leadership & Causes (Goals)

Hi Tysilyn,

Lately, I have been thinking a lot about leadership and why I want to be a leader. There are a lot of pros and cons to leadership. 557 more words


Taking Things for Granted..

“You don’t know how lucky you are!” She spat out at me. But that’s the thing, I’ve never in my life taken something good for granted because I don’t know how long it will last. 311 more words

Watching someone succumb to cancer is such a terrible title for a blog post

I’ve been binging on the Two Fat Ladies boxed DVD set, which is possibly my favorite cooking show ever. When I first watched it as an adolescent in the early 2000s, I didn’t appreciate the subtleties, but as an adult I can delight in Clarissa Dickson Wright’s double entendres and taste for chiles and cilantro or Jennifer Paterson’s staunch opinions and delightfully colorful vocabulary. 238 more words



Today I go back to being someone I’m not. Tryouts can make or break me. This will be my 3rd year. Last year was the hardest. 183 more words


Episode 4: Karina Chiu

We recently sat down with our youngest guest to date, Karina Chiu, for a discussion of the films that have been most influential in her life.  107 more words