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the liebster award

the liebster award

In keeping with my recent decision to take this blog less seriously, I’ve decided to participate in what is, essentially, a massive blogger-only chain letter called The Liebster Award. I got nominated by the amazing Harper of Harper Honey, and now I must do four things: List eleven facts about myself. Answer Harper’s eleven questions. Nominate(…)

i [heart] my major: history and film

i [heart] my major: history and film

This is the seventh post in That Girl Magazine’s I [heart] my Major series! Do you have deep and unreasonable affection for your chosen course of study? Would you like to encourage younger folks to follow in your fantastic footsteps? Contact That Girl Magazine using my contact form, or contact me on facebook. Freshman fall, I was a film(…)

i [heart] my major: journalism

i [heart] my major: journalism

This is the sixth post in That Girl Magazine’s revived I [heart] my Major series! Do you have deep and unreasonable affection for your chosen course of study? Would you like to encourage younger folks to follow in your fantastic footsteps? Contact That Girl Magazine using my contact form, or contact me on facebook. I became a journalism major(…)

ten awesome dorm room posters from etsy

ten awesome dorm room posters from etsy

Here’s the sad truth about dorm decoration: Everyone gets their shit from the same places. And while there’s a good reason that you should buy your bed risers from, say, Target and not the sketchy Portuguese grocery store down the street (those are not bed risers, they are expired cans of soup), you don’t want(…)

6 crash-and-burn crushes

6 crash-and-burn crushes

1. The emotionally-unavailable enigma. You know the kind of guy I’m talking about. He wore a lot of black, and he seemed to spend a lot of time by himself. Most of our conversations were about how interacting with other people in any way that suggests any sort of vulnerability is simply asking for trouble.(…)

worth checking out: benchprep

worth checking out: benchprep

I’ll admit it: I was an arrogant mofo in high school, particularly when it came to standardized tests. I had an SAT tutor for about an hour, during which he told me that if I did what he told me to do, maybe I could score as well as he had (a 2400, which he(…)