ten years later.

A lot can happen in ten years.  For some people, they can fall in love... become engaged... get married... and have a baby.  For others, they may study abroad and only come back to The States every other Christmas.  Then there are those who enroll law school or med school and lose track of time (and their social … Continue reading ten years later.

my friends from high school married their high school boyfriends; moved into houses in the same zip code where their parents live. but i, i could never follow.

If I took a shot every time one of my teachers said, "When you enter the real world next year..." during my senior year of high school, I would have been drunk more times than I was in college.  (Okay, probably not entirely true but you get the point.)  We all now know that for the … Continue reading my friends from high school married their high school boyfriends; moved into houses in the same zip code where their parents live. but i, i could never follow.

september 11, 2001: we will always remember.

It was two weeks into my senior year of high school and three days after my eighteen birthday.  A group of us were sitting in the Yearbook room having a typical high school-esque conversation of no extreme relevance...when the startling news made it down the hallway from Mr's Palmer's Anatomy class to us.  "A plane crashed … Continue reading september 11, 2001: we will always remember.