Safe? Who Said Anything About Safe?

[Re-posted from Evangel Blog] Classes are in full swing. Schedules are quickly filled. Time seems to flee like the white rabbit in Alice in Wonderland screaming, “I’m late for an important date!” The homework pile grows and classes seem overwhelming. However, I find it helpful in the midst of a busy schedule to focus on … Continue reading Safe? Who Said Anything About Safe?

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