Uncomfortable Firsts

(Journal, July 28, 2010) Firsts will always be uncomfortable, awkward and a little bit alien. Be it your first kiss, first period, first drive alone, first brush with the tampon, first day of college, first heartbreak, first anything and everything, you’re caught a little bit off guard and you find yourself second guessing and self-doubting … Continue reading Uncomfortable Firsts


Get Out, Get Off.

JOURNAL ENTRY: JULY 25, 2010 Dear Journal, This largely feels like bouncing my thoughts off the wall or desperately seeking comfort by talking to myself even. Here I am, seeking to unload to whoever might care to listen to my tormented whispering voice. Today, I checked into the Twyford Court (University of Surrey, Guildford, London) … Continue reading Get Out, Get Off.

London Snap Shots

Oxford Circus Regent St. Near Picadilly Buckingham Palace St. James’ Park Trafalgar Square National Gallery Big Ben The London Eye Westminster Abbey St. Paul’s Cathedral Millenium Bridge The Tate Modern Shakespeare’s Globe Southwark London Bridge Les Miserables Kensington Gardens Kensington Palace Kensington High Street (Lunch at Cote) Notting Hill Portobello Market (Portobello Road) SOHO Victoria … Continue reading London Snap Shots