Not my Last First Day of School

Today my Facebook feed was overpopulated with posts from “last first days” of school. Yes, DePaul resumed classes, and no, I wasn’t there.

All summer long I thought that this day would make me feel nostalgic and strange. 340 more words

Ever changing Tides

In the past two years, I have lived in two different cities and the coming year will take me to a new city, again. I’d be lying through my teeth if I said that I didn’t plan for it to be this way. 311 more words

What do you mean, I'm an alumnus?

As a fresh (and I mean VERY fresh) graduate, I thought that I had everything figured out. Though the transition from high school to university and from university to life are two very different periods in life, I was starting to see a lot of similarities between this, university graduate me, and high school me, thinking, “Oh yeah, I’m fantastic! 566 more words


A year and a half

That is how long it has been since I last wrote on this blog. At the time I transferred my Hyperlinked Library course blog to this site as a start of my “work” blog. 173 more words


Temporary Friendships: Temporary Breaks

I think we have all heard quotes about temporary friendships–that some relationships are meant to last for a set amount of time, and that when they end, it’s okay. 620 more words

The Next Chapter Begins...

My rather evil alter-ego the Sheriff of BoomTown has been on a mission to turn the new Mayor into a power hungry dictator. He’s also laying the seeds for our epic new stage!