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Square One, Hello Scary World

As a student about the graduate from Oklahoma State University’s Interior Design Program I had no idea where to begin. I had no prospects for a job, and I was convinced that if I moved back in with my parents I would end up staying there forever as a cat lady in the basement. 627 more words

Finding The Light

Alyssa Gets Her Life Together

Obviously, managing my life and establishing a daily routine hadn’t been going well, as evidenced by my abandoned blog. I fervently started practicing music again, at which I completely dropped any projects relating to this. 829 more words


Quote of the day

“If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.” 7 more words

Graduation day: The Countdown

So, I think it finally hit me today that I’m graduating. While cleaning up my room I looked over to my wall where my high school cap is posted proudly, then I look down and I see my college cap and gown still in its package ready to be worn proudly like I did with my high school one. 134 more words

Yes or No game

So, yesterday was like a series of up and downs for me. On March 13th I went into a interview with Nordstrom for a internship position. 286 more words

The Long and Bumpy Road

When I was younger, I was worried because I had no clue of what I wanted to be. My friends seemed as though they had everything planned out in front of them. 356 more words

A job interview to remember

How I got the interview 

So after countless interviews that ended with no joy, I ended up getting an interview with my aunt’s company, the whole thing was very informal because my aunt had told them about me and they had contacted me directly inviting me for an interview which I gladly accepted. 741 more words