Real Talk: My Unhealthy Friendship

*All names in this post have been changed for privacy* I am only 18. I am not an expert. I am not experienced as many. But I have stories. I have learned many lessons. And I am willing to share. This is the story of an old friend (who I will call "J" from this... Continue Reading →


College: Social Anxiety in EDFI

Social anxiety is the fear of  interaction with other people that brings on self-consciousness, feelings of being negatively judged and evaluated, and, as a result, leads to avoidance.       There are different levels of social anxiety and I don't claim myself to be an expert, but I have dealt with social anxiety. I am not... Continue Reading →

College: The Move-In Day

Almost everyone can imagine a "First Day at College" movie scenario. You packed for weeks, you have all your decorations (that you and you roommate planned ahead of course), your stuff is all piled in the back of your car and your family (and maybe a few friends) somehow manage to fit in the packed... Continue Reading →

The First One

Well here goes. My first blog post. I'll be honest, I've never blogged before or even written to anyone. I am usually very soft spoken about my life, but it seemed like a good time for a blog. So this post is just to get the blog started, more exciting posts are to come. As... Continue Reading →

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