Passion, Barely Contained.

[Written, or rather voice recorded, on 12/1/11]  Life sometimes seems big. HUGE. Magnificent. Sometimes I feel as if emotions are bubbling inside of me, overflowing to where my human body cannot contain them. I’m happy. Yet I feel like crying, bursting into tears, because of this passion welling deep inside my soul. Maybe it’s my … Continue reading Passion, Barely Contained.

Living Among Them: The Snack Machine

During a late night studying, I started feeling hungry. I dug into my pockets, found some spare change and headed to the snack machine. Burgess had one, so I assumed Walther would as well. I wasn’t disappointed…until I tried to use said snack machine. The slot was jammed with coins. Okay, so I couldn’t use … Continue reading Living Among Them: The Snack Machine

Living Among Them: Observing the South Siders in their Natural Habitat

Living Among Them: Observing the South Siders in their Natural Habitat [Introduction] Many residing on the North side of campus are curious about the life of those living on the other side – the South Side or “the Dark Side” and many NorthSiders vow never to make the switch. I, however, being a brave NorthSider … Continue reading Living Among Them: Observing the South Siders in their Natural Habitat

Thoughts on Harry Potter.

I recently finished reading the famed Harry Potter series. Some will gasp or double-take. Others might have a sore opinion of me, finding that I succumbed to reading the “heathen” books. ((I jokingly referenced them as the “heathen” books while reading the series)). In fact, some friends who have compared my reading the books to … Continue reading Thoughts on Harry Potter.