Adventures of Shy Girl · College Commentary

About Halloween | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers, For most people, Halloween is a time to dress up, get candy, and get drunk. At college, this is especially true. When Halloween falls on a Friday, or Saturday festivities are turned up 100 notches, there are parties galore, and people create two or more costumes. I’m envious of their creativity. The… Continue reading About Halloween | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety · Personal

Pretending | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers, “Fake it til you make it.” is a saying that I find myself living by more and more. There are so many problems with this though. I never know when I’m faking it. I should clarify that I’m talking about faking being okay. Inwardly, I know that I’m not okay. Black sludge crawls… Continue reading Pretending | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety · Personal

The “selfie” Hiatus | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers. I have always been an advocate for selfies. They’re a great source of confidence plus they support positive body image. However, I will be going on a “selfie” hiatus and here’s why: The day started off great; I slept in and then had a good lunch with friends. I mean, there were cookies… Continue reading The “selfie” Hiatus | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Anxiety · Personal

Strange Effects of Ineffective Medication?

Hello fellow adventurers! Two weeks ago, I started a new medicine with the hopes of further controlling my anxiety. Deciding to start it was difficult because it’s in a completely different class than the other medications I’ve used. It’s main use is treating mental illnesses very different from the anxiety I suffer from but that… Continue reading Strange Effects of Ineffective Medication?

Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety · Personal

Exhausted | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers! As you know from my last post, I’ve been hanging out with a lot of people and in general having a ton of social interaction. Which is great, I love people and I love hanging out; I’m just really exhausted.  I mean physically, emotionally, and mentally exhausted. So much so that I didn’t… Continue reading Exhausted | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Adventures of Shy Girl · College Commentary · Personal

Halfway Through The Semester | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Hello fellow adventurers. Gosh. It’s been a while since I blogged an actual post. New People Life has been strange to say the least. College is constantly changing, causing intense whiplash to students everywhere and the semester is flying by. Most days are great but they have also been hard, busy, anxiety-filled, and sleepless. It’s… Continue reading Halfway Through The Semester | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Literary · Personal

Just Write! | My Literacy Narrative

Hello fellow adventurers! I’m taking a mandatory composition course and our first big assignment was to write a Literacy Narrative: basically a paper describing what our personal thoughts on literacy are and our experiences with reading, writing, and communication. For many obvious reasons, I loved this assignment. So I wrote, and I rewrote and finally… Continue reading Just Write! | My Literacy Narrative