A Graduate’s Thoughts on Graduating in a Pandemic

A few months ago, the only thing about graduation I was really looking forward to was the dinner... maybe thrifting a cute dress. Taking pictures with my friends. A barbecue in someone's backyard. Pretty much all of the traditional social reinforcement that comes from celebratory events like graduations. It's not why I pushed through 5… Continue reading A Graduate’s Thoughts on Graduating in a Pandemic

The gentle forest.

Mild Trigger Warning: Emotional Triggers, Generational Trauma If the mind is a forest, then my stream of consciousness is a river cutting down the middle. The nutrient rich deposits the river brings wake me up, bring meaning, and are as key to my health as my beating heart. The river shapes the forest, and brings… Continue reading The gentle forest.