FFS Friday: Hope in Hard Times

Special Note: To the victims of the Parkland, Florida shooting—I love you. I’m so sorry for your loss. I felt it heavily when I heard the news, and your pain leaks through each and every word of this article. I will not stop the fight to end gun violence in this country. I will not cease … Continue reading FFS Friday: Hope in Hard Times


FFS Friday: Weathering the Storm

Uggghhhh. This has been my motto some days—a lament at the nature of simply existing. Now and then, the very prospect of being a human (much less an adult) is enough to cause crippling existential dread. Staying resilient is hard sometimes. Life can come from all angles, throwing combinations faster than you can react. During the … Continue reading FFS Friday: Weathering the Storm

Follow-up Friday: 5 January 2018

Note: This is the first Follow-up of 2018, bitches! Woop! Dude, I always seem to have this shirt on when it’s Friday. I think I’ve subconsciously made this shirt my Friday shirt. Which… is cool! It says on the back, “free your mind and your legs will follow.” So, yeah, pretty fitting for the weekly update! All right, … Continue reading Follow-up Friday: 5 January 2018

FFS Friday: Self-Education

I’ve recently gotten back into college following two very unsuccessful tries almost ten years ago. Given, it’s not the college experience that most are familiar with. I opted for a fully online education rather than the brick-and-mortar institutions I’ve tried in the past. Honestly, sitting in a classroom is terribly annoying for me. Not only must I … Continue reading FFS Friday: Self-Education

Follow-up Friday: 29 December 2017

Another week down, y’all. I feel like I have been all over the country within the last week! There’s been a lot of driving, a lot of planning, and a lot of trying to get everything accomplished before the end of the year. It’s been busy, y’all. Let’s recap! ICYMI: Writer Wednesday was, once again, a … Continue reading Follow-up Friday: 29 December 2017