Five Moments

If you had to pick five crucial moments that completely changed the person you are today, which would you pick? The day you were born? A near death experience? Your first kiss? The day you lost someone dear to you? Yesterday, I introduced my concentration (individualized major) to a group of professors by highlighting the … Continue reading Five Moments

Why you wanna fly, Blackbird?

Nina Simone's voice taught me to feel pain. I know it sounds far-fetched because human beings learn pain from birth-- maybe that's why we cry as soon as we leave the warmth of the womb and feel the harsh breeze of the world outside comfort and safety. But, the day I fell in love with … Continue reading Why you wanna fly, Blackbird?