Hi everyone. I am seventeen. I am known as the Writer. I turn eighteen soon. I am terrified. seven years ago, I could barely wait to get here. Now I'm here. The maturity that I thought I would have isn't in me. The grandeur and wonder of being seventeen-going-on-eighteen does not exist. The joy of … Continue reading Terrified of the Future
Emptiness. Vanity. What's it all for? I was jamming to a song the other day, and the song was ultimately about how we don't need to be responsible and how we don't need commitment. Yeah, we don't have money, and yeah, we're immature high-schoolers, but hey, as long as we have fun, we're fine. But … Continue reading Emptiness
Grandfather-- Remember when I used to bother You because I was too loud? I felt like I wasn't allowed To be an excited around You, And the sound Bothered your failing ears. But you'd sit and hear What I had to say. If I could take the time to walk your way, More, Quietly and … Continue reading Grandfather — Pawpaw
Love lingers in the air--at least, the "feeling" does, whatever that means. Couples are going to prom together, going out on dates, and even getting married! Oh, and yes, all these couples are under the age of twenty. Honestly, if I even see one more "cute couple" picture, where the guy and girl are making … Continue reading Vomiting Romance
Why? Must I continue on the same worn path every single day? I find the necessity of repeating the same daily, weekly, monthly, yearly cycle. I wake up, go about my day, work, struggle to juggle different aspects of my life, and succeed in life. You see, I have these passions. I yearn to write … Continue reading Searching for Something….
What’s the first thought that comes to our mind when we hear the word, “terrorism”? Usually, we think of dark-skinned men wrapped in turbans, with AK-47’s, shooting up a mall or flying planes into buildings. We constantly hear about terrorist attacks, as well as the riots formed to decry them. The media constantly feeds us … Continue reading Terrorism