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The Fascination Behind 'Game of Thrones'

The Fascination Behind ‘Game of Thrones’

For countless months, my dad kept on pestering me about this new amazing series he started to watch on HBO, Game of Thrones.  Naturally, I didn’t take his opinion into consideration. This is the same guy who wore glasses with hooks on the end so they wouldn’t fall off — yes, convenient but also a...
Loving Your Twenties, No Matter Where You Are

Loving Your Twenties, No Matter Where You Are

I’ve officially descended into the confusing world of a woman’s twenties and am already wondering what I’m doing. From what I’ve learned through my own barrage of questioning and research, there are no guidelines or road maps to try to navigate through these confusing years. Day after day I try to figure out what I...
Embrace Your Inner Nerd

Embrace Your Inner Nerd

No matter who you are or what you’ve done, every single soul in this world has a nerd lurking somewhere inside of them. Whether they hide it or display it for all living specimens to see, everyone is a nerd in some shape or form. I for one am a nerd of epic proportions starting...
Dealing With Insomnia: The Girl Who Stopped Sleeping

Dealing With Insomnia: The Girl Who Stopped Sleeping

You know those nights when you’re so excited for the next day that you can’t sleep?  In a way, it’s almost a little enjoyable. You wake up overly tired, but don’t even care because your day has started. It’s like the first day of school or right before your birthday. Well, try that every night,...
A Leap of Faith: Rejection, Dating Rules, & Self-Doubt

A Leap of Faith: Rejection, Dating Rules, & Self-Doubt

Waiting is the worst.  Waiting for him to notice you.  Waiting for him to realize you’re the one.  Even, dare I say, waiting for him to break up with his girlfriend.  We’ve all been there in some form or another. Why, so many times in our lives, do we find ourselves waiting for clarity and...
Turning 21: Do it Your Way

Turning 21: Do it Your Way

A milestone birthday. A night to remember and never forget. The big 21. Let’s take a look at the stereotypical rite of passage for someone’s 21st birthday.  You go out and get extremely intoxicated, or to put it bluntly, black-out wasted.  Every picture uploaded to the social network stratosphere is a picture with you and a...
To Wait or Not to Wait?

To Wait or Not to Wait?

You had me at hello.  In college, this is literally what gets some guys in to bed with an all-too-willing girl.  And then as the tale usually goes, the guy never speaks to the girl again and she harbors an unhealthy obsession with him for the rest of her time at school.  But does jumping...