An Artificial World

Social media. It’s a wonderful invention, isn’t it? All you have to do is whip out your phone, and you are able to contact whomever you want, whenever you want. Without a doubt, there are numerous benefits to technology: the speed of communication, the ability to stay in touch with those who live at a distance, the ease of keeping up with current events. However, as with most modern technology, there is a serious downside to it which we cannot ignore. Continue reading “An Artificial World”

I Was Born This Way

I was born stubborn.

I’m not just talking about the good kind of stubborn that means you persevere through life no matter what obstacles are in your way. I’m talking about the “I’m going to do this the hard way just because other people want me to do it differently,” kind of stubborn. The kind that drives everyone around you crazy and drives yourself crazy because you’re too stubborn to even give into your own better judgment. Continue reading “I Was Born This Way”

Are You Enough?

The culture of the twenty-first century has set a multitude of standards men and women are pressured to abide by. It seems as though everywhere you turn, you are faced with the world’s definitions of what is ideal. If you don’t conform to these standards, your life isn’t as perfect as it should be Continue reading “Are You Enough?”