First of all, can we just appreciate how completely fake and pose-y this photo looks? I mean, look at me, all alone in the wilderness, staring wistfully into the distance, quietly consumed by existential turmoil as the gentle breeze brushes through my hair. Behind the scene: Other hikers yapping and snapping photos around me as … Continue reading 10 Thoughts while on a Hike
(Satire ahead, just so you know.) Every so often an enthusiastic friend will come up to me, waving a new teen romance novel in front of my face and telling me that this beats all the previous books they had forced me to read. And falling for the same trick over and over again, I take … Continue reading How to Write a YA Bestseller
Punctuality is not my middle name. I think I'm writing this post to sort of guilt me into changing my ways. Because over the years, I've been feeding a terrible, terrible habit: I'm never on time. Maybe that doesn't seem that horrendous; I mean, it's better than confessing to a smoking habit. But for some … Continue reading Confession: I’m always late
While sitting in the salon chair and discussing my hair: Whoa, look at all my split ends. This is embarrassing. I really have to part ways with my beloved hair straightener. Should I get bangs? Dye my hair? Crop it short? Get a freaking buzz cut?? Let's go crazy! On second thought, that's definitely a … Continue reading 15 Thoughts while Getting a Haircut
Hello, hello, hello! (I'm trying to come up with a signature opening line and so far you can probably tell that I'm struggling.) So here I am with my first ever tag, even though I'm a little late to this party. But better late than never! A big thanks to Angela (Life of Angela) for nominating … Continue reading Friends for Days Tag!
Do you ever get withdrawal symptoms after finishing your favourite show? Because I just watched one of the best dramas ever (Weightlifting Fairy) and, man, those side effects are hitting me. The pang of seeing the final credits, the anguish of knowing you'll never see those characters again, the obsessive, all-consuming thoughts that revolve solely on … Continue reading The 5 Stages of Getting Over a TV Show
Let's get this out of the way: I don't believe in horoscopes. I just think they're fun and I like reading them out of curiosity, but I always wonder: how accurate are they really? Like, what if you're born one day before someone else and you have different signs? Is that really going to make … Continue reading The Horoscope Experiment