An open letter to my younger self,

An open letter to my younger self,  There is a lot of life that is about to happen to you and its going to be really hard but really good.  You will fall for people you shouldn’t and try to please them, just like you try to please everyone.  The lesson will be hard but [...]

The Constraining Box of Extreme Identity

The Constraining Box of Extreme Identity

There is something noticeable about extremes.  People that live in extremes (Extreme sports, extreme diets, extreme lifestyles, extreme political views, ect) seem to be the ones that always have something going for them or have some wonderful, awe-inspiring life.  It can make it hard to define your own identity when you feel so normal.   Of course [...]

Thoughts on Life

Thoughts on Life

One of the hardest things about being an adult and moving back in with your parents is that they will always treat you like a child.  Because you are their child.  And while you might not be 17 anymore, typically when an adult moves back in with their parents its because their life has been [...]