Kids are told often to follow their dreams and shoot for the stars, and when I was younger my thoughts were fueled by this mindset. I assumed with breezy confidence that I could accomplish anything that I deigned worthy of my celestial interest, and as such my childhood life plans were regularly of gargantuan proportion. … More A Weird Kid’s take on what we lose growing up
Today, my middle sister, Marianna, turned 13. She has entered the infamous teenage years. Her height is approaching my own in massive leaps and bounds, she’s in that miraculous time period where she can shop in either the girls or juniors section, and her teeth glisten with the metal braces worn by so many other … More An Open Letter to Teenagers/ Happy Birthday to my sister!