Last night we went to see Wicked as our “end of semester treat.” And this week marks a lot of lasts. We had our last art class. We took our theater final. Our semester is quickly winding down. And this semester has taught me a lot. I mean, I learned about London and its history… Continue reading For Good
In only a few days, I feel like I have done so much already. I was up for a million hours to try to adjust to the time change. Thank God I slept on the plane. There was no way I would have made it without that. A 6 hour time difference is so weird.… Continue reading Adjusting to London Time
My first semester, my Freshman Seminar teacher told us he is the coordinator of the London Studies Program. He then proceeded to take on of our classes to discuss the program. And everyone was pretty much hooked, as I’m sure you can imagine. He explained a program that sounded pretty close to a 4 month… Continue reading An Adventure Awaits
It has come to my attention that there are just some complainy people (that’s a word now; I said it and that’s how new words happen) in the world. And that’s fine. You wanna complain about the mile-long to-do list you’ve got going, or the stuff you’ve gotta fill out, or the twelve tests you’ve… Continue reading College Lesson #31: Complaints ≠ Change
Today’s Daily Prompt is to write about a time when everything seemed to be going wrong and then you knew it would be okay. I have those on a regular basis. Here’s what they have taught me. In this life, there are times when everything seems unbearably hard and like nothing is going to work… Continue reading Breathe
A few weeks ago in chapel the speaker gave us some tips about being happy in life. The most important thing he said was that attention gives power. He explained that in today’s world we focus on the negative aspects of ourselves and our lives. Because we focus on the negative, we give the things… Continue reading College Lesson #28: Attention Gives Power
Life can be hard. Bad things happen to good people. But everyone should know that everything happens for a reason. No matter what, everything that is supposed to happen will happen. Remember: you’re lucky to have another day, so do something good with it.