Ode to Gravel

Yeah, you read that right. You might be thinking, “Wait, gravel gravel? Might she mean… something other than gravel?! Gravy?!” but nope, I love gravel (and okay, gravy is pretty good, too). I love the feeling of gravel under my feet and the crunching noise it makes when walked on or driven over by a… Read More Ode to Gravel

The only career tracks you can go on with an English degree apparently

It both interested and irked me when I would tell people I was majoring in English in college and they would ask whether I was planning to be 1) lawyer, 2) journalist, or 3) teacher. Why wasn’t being a writer on the table? Because that’s definitely what I wanted to be. Looking back at that… Read More The only career tracks you can go on with an English degree apparently

“I’m working out!” I call out as my fingers type furiously on the keyboard.

Come to think of it, I think only Legally Blonde succeeds in making studying look cool, fun, and inspirational. You know that scene where she realizes she’ll never “be good enough” for her ex-boyfriend, so she decides she’s had enough of people putting her down for “being blonde” and shows that she has the brains,… Read More “I’m working out!” I call out as my fingers type furiously on the keyboard.