From time to time, someone will ask me about myself. "Tell me about you." "What's your STORY?" My story? What is my story? Each and everyone of our stories are changing and writing themselves every single day. Our stories don't end until we die, or that's my belief. But what is my story or experience … Continue reading Your Story Doesn’t End Here
As August comes to a halting close, I am at a loss for words. How did time move so quickly? How has it been a month since my Second City internship ended? How has it already been so long since I moved out of my State St. dorm in downtown Chicago? So many questions. As … Continue reading Summer In The City: A Time of New Experiences
"I need your young, smart millennial mind to teach me," is something I hear my boss at UP tell me. Between the other marketing intern and myself, we present him with learning opportunities and creative angles in his marketing efforts. Just like he tasks me with projects that help me learn the company, our shows … Continue reading The Value Of An Internship
The sun is high in the sky, and it has just hit noon on Friday afternoon. I'm sitting on the rooftop of the hostel's building in Wicker Park. London boy finally came back from a party he went to the night before. "You should keep a blog for your summer," he says. "I already have … Continue reading Farewell London Rooftop Boy
Hello, blogger world! It sure has been a while since I've written. Currently, I am sitting inside IHSP Hostel in Chicago. I arrived on Monday to spend a week exploring and hanging out before I move into University Center near the loop and start my summer internship at the marketing office of a very well … Continue reading Two Irish Lads And Me
Imagine that you’re alone, standing at the top of the Eiffel Tour just as the sun sets. What goes through your mind at that very moment? As your eyes wander, do you feel a sense of peace and excitement standing there alone? There are many benefits to traveling alone. Here are 12 things I’ve gained … Continue reading 12 Things You Learn When You Adventure The World Alone
Yesterday was a milestone. 3 years clean. 3 years free from self harm. 3 years without causing pain to myself. 3 years free from the physical hurt one can do to him or herself. 3 years. 3 years of growth. 3 years of change. 3 years of adventure. 3 years of travel. 5 countries visited. … Continue reading 3 Years.