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My Name is Carrie

  I was completely shocked pleasantly surprised to find that someone left a really nice comment on my latest post. To paraphrase the wise words of the complete stranger Ashley’s grandfather: You have a wonderful ability with words and make the reader think he/she is looking over the shoulder of a younger Carrie Bradshaw. Isn’t… Read More My Name is Carrie

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Ch-Ch-Cherry Bomb

If you were to walk into an interview tomorrow, there’s a good chance you will at some point hear: “So, tell me about yourself.” That might be the impossible question…where are you supposed to begin? Earlier in my French class, we learned how to describe personalities. Am I funny? Are you athletic? Is he selfish?… Read More Ch-Ch-Cherry Bomb

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Just Think…

  I’m not ashamed to admit that I spend a large portion of my time inside my school’s philosophy building. Am I a philosophy major? No. But I like to think that in a much larger, broader sense, we are all philosophy majors. Therefore, I have no reservations about walking into the philosophy building between… Read More Just Think…

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If I Was From Paris

  I love the French. Oui, c’est vrai. I love berets and Paris Fashion Week and Carla Bruni; I’m even taking French to fulfill the language requirement for school (after regretting two years of Chinese and one poorly planned semester of Italian). My love is so apparent that my aunt just sent me this book for my… Read More If I Was From Paris

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One Step at a Time

Is there a universal standard for emotional breakdowns? How am I supposed to know if my latest quarter-life crisis is more dramatic than yours? This semester I’ve started writing for two on-campus publications (as my cousin Emma would say, “Woo hoo!”) and they’re both GREAT. I love writing and I love being busy. That being said,… Read More One Step at a Time