Looking Back On the Years

Recently, I graduated with my bachelors in English literature and I can’t help but look back at my first year of community college. It was my first time doing things for myself without the help of my parents (despite still living with them). How was I going to pay for college? Why do they keep…

The Journey Begins

  “In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since. ‘Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,’ he told me, ‘just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.’” —The Great Gatsby by F. Scott…