Now, at eighteen years old, I’m still trying to figure out where that leaves me. I’m not white. But I don’t feel Latina, either. I toe the line between two ethnicities and don’t feel entirely comfortable in either.
I’ve changed over the past year. They probably have, too. And if there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that people aren’t just one thing. Very rarely is anyone completely good or completely bad, but it’s tempting to think that people who treat you bad are evil. But that’s just not true. Good people can do bad things; bad people can do good things. Bad people can also have bad things done to them. Both can exist at the same time.
Hey guys! I don’t have a blog post written for this week as I’ve been really busy these last couple weeks (I’m actually smack dab in the…… Read more “Guest-Post (Greenide)”
(In case you missed it, you can read Part 1 and Part 2 here and here!) As with most things in my life, I try to keep…… Read more “How to Survive Having Curly Hair Part 3: Updated Routine + Products”
It’s been a while since I posted anything about my hair, hasn’t it? Well, in case you forgot, it’s still there. Still curly. Still a lovely pain…… Read more “How to Survive Curly Hair Part 2: Updated Advice + Tips”
So it’s been a while. Two and a half months, to be exact. A lot of things have happened. I turned eighteen, quit my job, and made…… Read more “The Return”
You may have noticed a change in my posts over the last couple weeks. They’ve been slower, shorter, and sometimes, they haven’t come at all. Here’s the thing: I’ve…… Read more “Here’s the Thing: A Hiatus”
A couple weeks ago, I did an experiment. You see, I’m the kind of person who would rather write, read or Internet rather than take care of…… Read more “How Skimping on Self-Care Affected My Self-Confidence”
Truthfully, I’ve never been too good at studying. For most of my elementary school career and the first year of high school, I didn’t have to be.…… Read more “Studying Tips from An ADHD Kid”
Make happiness a priority. These last few years, I’ve struggled a lot with finding happiness. It’s only started to become more permanent than temporary recently, and I…… Read more “New Year’s Resolutions”