Ever since I was in elementary school, peers and adults would describe me as the “shy girl”; the “shy one”; the “quiet girl”. And I was shy. I would hide behind my mother even around people I knew well. When I wanted something I had to whisper it into her ear and likewise she had… Continue reading No Longer A “Shy” Girl? | Adventures Of Shy Girl
When you forgive those that have hurt you, you take away their power. Life has been really hectic lately and I’ve been dealing with a lot of emotional and academic stressors. Trying to maintain a high level of self-confidence and positivity has been hard but the people I keep around me and the music I… Continue reading Second Wind | Adventures Of Shy Girl
Hello fellow adventurers, Spring break is finally here! The past month has been hectic and I haven’t really had the chance to sit down and write. For this break, I’m really counting on being able to sit back and relax. My anxiety level has been skyrocketing and plummeting in a continuous cycle that’s really been wearing… Continue reading Spring Break 2016
One fateful night last year, I sat down with my computer and created this blog. My vision was to write commentary on things that I saw and experienced as a quiet college student. For me however, there was an elephant in the room—my anxiety.
Throughout the past few weeks it seems like everyone on campus has gotten sick in one form or another. Whether it be the flu or a cough, everywhere you turned you’d find someone trying to hide it. It was inevitable then, that I was going to get sick. And I did. I spent the second… Continue reading Colds and Anxiety Medication