My Experience Getting An Intuitive Talisman Tattoo

A sudden rush of energy filled the crown of my head. It felt warm, pressure like, but soft at the same time. With sage burning, crystals nearby, and candle flames burning, I was trying hard to stay still and be patient for what was coming, a hand needled tattoo. A month before I was lying […]

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Anxiety.

It begins with a tickle at the very bottom of my throat. No. Not my throat. My esophagus. Wow, I really hate that word. It begins with a tickle at the bottom of my breathing pipe. Okay, not better but accurate enough. My breath gets shallow and I feel as if though I just might […]

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5 Annoying Things About Traveling By Plane

Escape, wanderlust, romance. Ah, the joys of travel. What people rarely talk about is the journey to the destination. And let’s be real, it’s often not very fun. This one has been saved in my drafts for a while now but as I’m currently sitting at Gatwick Airport tired, annoyed, and with sore arms I […]

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A Message From A Sunflower

Because like a sunflower, you were made to stand tall, be strong, and stay grounded. This piece was made for my godmother. The sunflower is the symbol for sarcoma. Having someone so close to you going through everything that comes with being a cancer patient is so rough. Cancer brain, hallucinations, pain, and so many […]

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3 Best Things To Do On A Cold Winter Day

This -50 degree polar vortex weather here in Chicago is really no joke. I was outside attempting to take this posts photo and my fingers literally felt like they were going to burn off after having been stuck with about a thousand needles. They were only out of my mitten for about 5 minutes. Now […]

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Breathe, And Live

The 10 years challenge is all over social media and I’m sure you’ve heard it by now. I didn’t exactly post my own but I sure as hell went back in time through the wonderful, embarrassing, and sweet photos posted on facebook since I was a freshman in high school. Reminiscing is something I enjoy […]

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3 Favorite Flight Websites

So you’re planning a trip? That’s amazing! You have the destination, the people you’ll be going with, and probably an itinerary too. The next step: purchasing a plane ticket. This is possibly the second most annoying and time consuming thing about traveling. (In case you’re wondering, I put both packing and unpacking in the number […]

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Live Your Dream

You know the phrase “it’s easier said than done”? Well I’ve come to realize that for a good chunk of my life, that was my motto. I’m done with just writing, saying, and dreaming my goals and I’m now more motivated than ever to start actually living them. I’m realizing that my dreams can come […]

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Dear 2019,

New Year, New Me? Not this time. Every new year is filled with resolutions, promises, and expectations that never really seem to play out the way I want. This year is no exception. Well, I can’t predict the future but probably. Instead of writing down my big goals for this year I’ll start with smaller […]

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LA: Camp Flog Gnaw

A good friend of mine moved out to LA for medical school back in July. I had been wanting to visit and said I would go in October but that didn’t happen because I ended up visiting boyfriend during that month for his birthday instead. It all worked out because after I got back from […]

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