The tables: working a solid 9-4 job, applying to grad schools, settling in the Bay area. The turntables: making an abrupt decision to teach in Korea. Another turned table from the turntables: My blog for the next two years will take a sharp turn. (lol sorry.) I'm going to write about … Continue reading 2019: oh, how the turntables…
Why complicate a life that is designed to be simple?
Even if you don’t find yourself in an ideal life situation, or you’re stuck in a rut: there are still endless opportunities to learn and grow--you just have to seek those things out. Spending money on the things you enjoy is not wasted. Don’t put a scale on suffering. It doesn’t hurt to support someone … Continue reading wisdom from my 20’s
Broken relationships are usually the result of a lack of communication.
i realized the importance of genuine friendships.
We all know it wasn't. History classes taught us rome was one of the most complex cities of all time. concrete. aqueducts. roman vaults. the great colosseum. blah blah. I mean look at this: Crazy stuff. I was helping my friend with her Spanish essay, and the objective was to observe a common … Continue reading rome wasn’t built in a day
Asking others for help, and letting others know what you need should not feel burdensome. You're not forcing them to agree; they have a choice. Sometimes people, especially those who love you, want to know these things-whether or not they can meet those needs. I have a hard time admitting even to myself that, yeah, sometimes I do … Continue reading it’s ok to ask