Category: personal essay

Am I a Writer?

Recently, I submitted an article to Thought Catalog, an online blogging platform targeted toward millennials. I didn’t really think Thought Catalog would publish my work, but they did. My initial reaction was that of fear. I don’t know why. I wanted to be published on a platform other than my own personal blog. I got…

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Overthinking

I’m a chronic over-thinker. It’s like I have a constant stream of thoughts running through my mind at a million miles an hour. This is a strength when it comes to my writing process. In day to day life it just makes…well, life a little bit harder. I’m a little bit crazy; a fact about…

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Who am I?

I’m still trying to find my voice. Who am I? Who do I want to be? What is it I want out of life? How do I get there? I don’t have it all figured out…and that’s okay. I’ve found myself questioning a lot these days. Post-grad life will do that. Only thing is I’ve…

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Fear, Joy and Adventure

If I’m being completely and brutally honest, sometimes just leaving my house to go to Target scares me so needless to say getting on a plane to India was way out of my comfort zone. Which is exactly why I wanted to go. Because I knew that I couldn’t keep living my life in fear.…

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The Moment

He was always the boy in the background, mysteriously silent, yet alluring and I think that’s what made me like him so much. Because I could make him into anything I wanted. Even if he wasn’t real.

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“Great Idea”

Have you ever had a great idea, set out to make the great idea a reality, then realize this “great idea” isn’t actually that great? I’ve had plenty of those moments. Like when I ate an entire box of cookies while watching one episode, yes just one, of Pretty Little Liars. No problem. But maybe…

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The Feeling

So now I'm wondering about this feeling. This feeling I get when I think. Not about everything, but some things. One thing in particular has been on my mind these days.

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