50 Things I wish I could tell My 17-year-old Self

You are not perfect and that is completely fine It is alright to not be good at everything you do Pay more attention to physics, because you will fall in love with it It is not super important to date someone Learn the art of bra shopping It won’t hurt you to learn how to…

Scars are not Sexy

There is no dignified way of expressing pain. There is no such thing as being poetically broken. And being damaged is not romantic. It is time we started distinguishing between stories and real life. While there is always light at the end of the tunnel in a novel or a movie, there are no such guarantees…

Battling Depression, You Can Do It

To everyone familiar with the Harry Potter series, dementors were probably more horrifying than Voldemort and his death eaters. J.K. Rowing said in an interview that she modeled the dementors after her own experiences with depression. In the books, dementors suck the happiness out of any space. They make the atmosphere go cold and they…