Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety · Personal

End of August Anxiety |Part One | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers! As of today, there is only 5 days left until I arrive back on campus for move-in day. Fall semester is going to be insanely busy! I’m taking 18 credits, I’m the treasurer of a club, I’m going to join the newspaper, will possibly be participating in the Dance club, and hopefully… Continue reading End of August Anxiety |Part One | Adventures Of Shy Girl

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Big Family, Big Party | Part Two | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers! After my aunt and uncle’s 50th wedding anniversary last Saturday, my family and I stayed the night at my grandmother’s place. I have a lot of memories revolving around her house, Christmas’s and Thanksgivings among other events where we stayed over, and the place has remained virtually the same throughout my life.… Continue reading Big Family, Big Party | Part Two | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Release the Restraints Wednesday

Look To Your Sky | Release the Restraint Wednesday

Hello! This past week, I attempted to write a sonnet for today’s “Release the Restraints Wednesday”. However, I found it really difficult. I couldn’t get into a rhyming rhythm and didn’t want to deal with iambic pentameter. Mostly though, whenever I think of sonnets I think of love. I feel like all I do is… Continue reading Look To Your Sky | Release the Restraint Wednesday

Adventures of Shy Girl · Personal

Big Family, Big Party |Part One| Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello! My family is really big. Like…really big. When I think about how big my family is it blows my mind. On my dad’s side, my grandparents had 12 children; 7 boys and 5 girls. My oldest aunts and uncles are great-grandparents already and my cousins have kids that are older than I am. Some… Continue reading Big Family, Big Party |Part One| Adventures Of Shy Girl

Literary · Release the Restraints Wednesday

Tetractys | Release the Restraints Wednesday

Hello, fellow adventurers! Like the cinquains from last week, tetractys are also five lines long, with differing syllable counts; 1, 2, 3, 4, 10. Tetractys were created by Ray Stebbing as an attempt to answer Japan’s Haiku. For this weeks poem, I created a double tetractys about my father. He is strong. He supports us… Continue reading Tetractys | Release the Restraints Wednesday

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Eight Miles | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello! So far this summer I haven’t really done anything that consists of leaving my house besides going for occasional walks with my dad. I’ve read many books; I’ve written posts, and poetry. I’ve hung out with friends, gone to the store, and that just about covers it. Not very exciting, I know. It’s been… Continue reading Eight Miles | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Personal · Social Commentary

Top 5 Television Shows I Don’t Want To Live Without

Hello, I love watching T.V. and this summer I’ve watched so many episodes of Law & Order: SVU, American Ninja Warrior, America’s Got Talent, Zoo, and Rookie Blue that my head is spinning from all the different story lines that I have to follow for a drawn out period. All of these are great shows… Continue reading Top 5 Television Shows I Don’t Want To Live Without