Bright Places

Wander the world. Make it lovely. Leave something behind.

Dear Fourth Grade Me, It’s going to be okay. Trust me, it will. I know it seems as if the whole world is against you...

Collaborative Post with PG Motors Limited We work hard for our money and should be able to enjoy ourselves — but it's important to make...

Collaborative Post with Direct Blinds It rolls around every year: exam season. The increased amount of pressure and stress has caused the number of university...

Dear 18-year-old me, Hola, amiga, how ya’ doing? I believe you survived high school. Congrats. However, today I lay on my bed perplexed. For whenever...

You can tell me that it sucks or that it’s not fair. You might even tell me that it’s just plain sad. But I’m...

New year, new me, right? If I had to take a guess (or speak from previous experience), I’d say about 3% of people carry...

Dear Past Version of Me, Don’t worry, we’re still alive. You didn’t think we were ever going to see this day, and you had almost...

Everyone tells you to appreciate being young, to enjoy school because you will miss it once it’s over. We, however, of course know better,...

Dear Me That I’ve Never Met, I may look like you. I may speak like you. I may act like you. I may be you....

The beginning of this wander needs context. First, wanderings happened with a best friend. Whenever she and I had planned a wandering, I would...