Personal Life

Recently, I had to write a speech for a competition at school on any topic, and I picked my grandmother, who has Alzheimer’s. I...

Christmas magic. These two words have enveloped children’s hearts with joy for hundreds of years and have filled their eyes with wonder and excitement....

As we draw towards the closing end of 2017, I'm proud to find our society, in general, becoming less stigmatized towards mental health issues....

Odds are, you aren’t as dramatic as I am, but I’m sure we’ve all been there -- that moment when it feels like everything...

My school has just suffered a horrible tragedy. A student was found dead two days ago, the morning after our homecoming dance. I did...

We all experience feelings of not belonging, of thinking we’re the only one standing alone at a party when everyone else is having a...

It was 2 am when I found myself in a full-face of makeup, a golden bodycon dress, and Adidas I had slipped on to...

Tall. Elegant. Southern. Gentlemanly. Kind. Principled. These are the words that come to mind when I think of my stepdad. Late. The man was...

I'll preface this by saying that I am a generally moody person -- with quick and unpredictable shifts that catch me by surprise and...

Scene 1: Lights, Camera, Action You are the center of attention, and everyone is partying along with you; that is how it has always been....