too many good things…

Originally posted on the pieces:
Ashley, 25, Burlington And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same…

you know what I mean?

so I’ve been having this conversation with friends lately and so I thought I would share it with you, blog world. how do you breakup with a friend? it is just one of those weird relationships were the rules are not so simple. If I were dating my partner and I start to realize that … Continue reading

shame

http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/en/brene_brown_listening_to_shame.html   watch this.

who deserves to recover

http://www.good.is/post/let-the-right-ones-in/ I recently read this article in Good. I’m trying to collect information about the impacts of national disasters as a part of my Irene Recovery internship this summer. I’m also just  a nerd that reads a lot of things. Anywho, I stumbled across this article on the recovery efforts in New Orleans. In case … Continue reading

you can change the world?

J.K. Rowling at Harvard Woke up this morning in the mood for some inspiration and thought I would start off with a TED talk. Somehow, I came across this gem from J. K. Rowling. One line stuck with me, although most of it was good. She commented on the privilege of being an American. She … Continue reading

how do I talk to you without talking to you

This summer I learned I was an introvert. I would’ve never thunk it, but one of my professors shown some light on this for me. The pieces really all started coming together and I have to say it was incredibly LIBERATING. I was starting to get tired. Like life tired, of talking to people and … Continue reading

avoiding #adultproblems

I’m having an “I want to be Meryl Streep day.” It’s a new thing, I made it up. How does one celebrate this day? It’s quite simple, actually. First I have a sucky day. Then google search images of meryl streep. finally, realize that this is who I want to be. It is somewhat difficult … Continue reading

church street

Church street is poplin’. the streets are filled with chic individuals soaking up the sun and peeking around Burlington stores and favorites.  I hightailed it downtown after work, because I was in need of some studying time so that I could get this Ireland paper done. I’m trying to tour some Burlington coffee shops and … Continue reading

want or be

you know, one of the things about facebook is that you stay connected to people you would otherwise never talk to again. these people are always living lives far more interesting  than yours. at least it seems that way with the advent of instagram, which makes everyone’s lives look more interesting and dynamic. I was … Continue reading