goodbye, twenty-seven: it’s been quite a lessons learned-kinda year.

No one wants to spend their birthday at work and in a classroom, but this full-time employee and full-time graduate student didn't have a choice.  Memories of my 28th birthday will have to be just that, as well as the abundance of love that I got from friends, co-workers, and family members today.  (Thank you all so … Continue reading goodbye, twenty-seven: it’s been quite a lessons learned-kinda year.

but then again you’re only twenty-seven and there’s a whole lot of life left ahead of you.

By the time you're twenty-seven years old, it's almost a known fact life has turned you into a bit of a cynic; and if you live in a big city then your heart is at least partially stone.  All those fairy tales you once believed in are now replaced by bitter reality.  As far as … Continue reading but then again you’re only twenty-seven and there’s a whole lot of life left ahead of you.

everybody says they’ll never fall again, but everybody does.

As little girls we begin our forever quest to Find Love.  We go to bed dreaming of Prince Charming waking us up with His Kiss and taking us away to Happily Ever After.  Brainwashed by fairy tales and romantic comedies throughout our rose-tinted adolescence, we find ourselves infatuated with the Idea of Love.  Our Imagination fools us … Continue reading everybody says they’ll never fall again, but everybody does.