Truth Talk: Joining a Sorority

Hey friends! Today, I felt like sitting down and writing about how I ended up in a sorority. I think the stories like mine are really important in the grand scheme of Greek life, because a lot of people like me don’t ever join for thinking that they don’t belong. That’s what I thought, too.Continue reading “Truth Talk: Joining a Sorority”

La Parisienne, No. 4: Au Revoir

Well, folks, the adventure has come to a close. I’ve been back home in California for one month. What an adventure it was. There is so much to say that I almost don’t know what to say. I guess I’ll begin by talking about some of my favorite things about Paris:

La Parisienne, No. 1: Travel Troubles

I did it. I made it to Paris. Which, given the last 24 hours of my life, is quite a feat. Here’s the rundown: After a LOT of waiting in the San Francisco airport, I finally got on my flight. Frazzled and overwhelmed by the fact that in an American airport all the announcements areContinue reading “La Parisienne, No. 1: Travel Troubles”

Truth Talk: Being a Christian at a Large Public University

Alright. Truth talk. Staying strong in your faith in college is hard. Staying strong in your faith at a large, public college is harder. Staying strong in your faith at a large, public college known for its reputation as a party school is, as you can imagine, a bit of a challenge. I’m not goingContinue reading “Truth Talk: Being a Christian at a Large Public University”

What Moving to College Was Really Like

I have been at college for seven weeks. I would like to tell you that so far, they have been the best seven weeks of my life, but that just wouldn’t be true. In fact, they have been stressful, terrifying, exhausting, overwhelming, confusing, and incredibly difficult. When the first of my friends left for schoolContinue reading “What Moving to College Was Really Like”