What Do You Do?

Growing up in the States, I was accustomed to the usual first question… What do you do? Or if you’re still in school… What’s your major? It only irked me when I considered that my answer alone may be a reason for this person to want to know me or write me off as not … Continue reading

Be Yourself

This post is about you, so I won’t jumble it up with my banter, just a few quotes and a few links and I’ll leave you with you, yourself, and your thoughts. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde “Make the most of yourself…for that is all there is of you.” – … Continue reading

iAm, Therefore I Am

Identity. In the teen years, it is about fashion, attitude, extracurriculars, and friends – but mostly the idea that it’s not about those things as self-discovery is muddled with discovering the world from the safe enclave of youth. In college, identity is linked to course of study, friends (again), and extracurriculars. Sometimes even a year … Continue reading