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Shedding Skins


The number of times a Monarch caterpillar sheds its skin during its lifetime.

That wild concept of “progression” just keeps coming up, doesn’t it? 190 more words


What is Beauty?

We don’t live in a monochromatic universe and in our world the white and black spectrum defines the boundaries of all the colors and engulfs the entire variants of their shades. 539 more words


Once upon a time there was a girl named Alison (though she preferred Ali, the world refused to accept). This girl was an anxious one. She had battled with her own thoughts for years, and was finally at the tail end of one long & tiring dance with the beast. 385 more words


To See The World In A Grain of Sand...

Yesterday was a very cloudy, rainy day. The clouds were not dramatic storm clouds. They were gray, glowering clouds that dimmed the daylight, making it feel more like twilight. 637 more words

Blog Posts


An endless winter. The ground is frozen, the trees are bare and the sky is immutably grey. Nothing moves. Dead quiet. Still.

A slow sound. Musical somehow. 73 more words

Inner Values

'Twas Two Weeks Before Recruitment

When I came to college, I wanted to join a sorority. I didn’t really know anything about sororities besides that formal looked like prom 2.0 (and I love dressing up) and that some of my family members had been in sororities. 772 more words


I Deserve Better

I hear the thoughts

In my head

Circling round and round.

No one likes you.

No one cares.

Tears roll without sound.

Stop being dramatic… 276 more words