Two-Month Wrap-Up: Published Poems, Half Marathons, & Protests

16142247_10208647133390960_8316519731967632460_n (1)WOW. And I mean wow. It has been a while!

Hellloooo there, faithful TN7 readers! Welcome back. I went on a lil unannounced hiatus. And it was unannounced because I didn’t really plan it and didn’t really realize it was going to happen until it was already happening. Continue reading “Two-Month Wrap-Up: Published Poems, Half Marathons, & Protests”


Weekly Wrap-Up: Trips Abroad, Racial Justice, And Pumpkin Carving


Happy Friday, friends! It’s a great day to have a great day! And the weekend is HERE!

As we speak (or read? or in my case, write? what? help), Kemp and I are on our way to Williamsburg, Virginia. It’s homecoming weekend at our alma mater and I am SO excited to see our gorgeous little college town all alight in red and orange leaves for the fall. Plus I’ll get to see some lovely folks who I haven’t gotten to spend time with in a while. Smiles all around.

Anyway, this week, I… Continue reading “Weekly Wrap-Up: Trips Abroad, Racial Justice, And Pumpkin Carving”

Weekly Wrap-Up: Half Marathons, Creative Writing, and Spontaneity

Isn’t the back of my roommate’s head so pretty? It’s even cuter from the front.

It’s been a while since I did one of these, hasn’t it?! Okay, so I actually only skipped one week so I could post my Fall 2016 Bucket List last Saturday, but it feels like it’s been a long time.

These past few weeks have been full of adventures and quite the whirlwind of experiences! I feel like I’ve stuffed every day with activities – just a look at my planner will tell you all about it. But I’ve been abundantly excited about life lately, and I think that’s the point. I know when I’m living fully I’m living joyfully, feeling in-step with what I’m supposed to do. That’s what makes life worthwhile.

Anyway, in the last two weeks I… Continue reading “Weekly Wrap-Up: Half Marathons, Creative Writing, and Spontaneity”