Adventures of Shy Girl · Personal

Getting From Point A To Point B | Adventures Of Shy Girl

A good chunk of graduates end up working in a different field from the one they studied in college. I’ve known this for a while. It’s a fact that has been thrown at me a fair amount. What I’ve never had were examples of that in my life, until this past year. When I started… Continue reading Getting From Point A To Point B | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety

Working The Phones | Adventures Of Shy Girl

At my job, I am a Student Technology Assistant. This means that my main job is sitting at the front desk helping walk-ins and answering the phone. I’m also an assistant to the professional staff. Luckily, this doesn’t mean that I get them coffee or do other tedious tasks. Being an assistant here means that… Continue reading Working The Phones | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Social Commentary

I Don’t Want To Know Why | Orlando Shooting

When events like the Orlando shooting happen, the media always focuses on the ‘Why’ question. Why did the shooter do it? What were his motivations? I guess some people find that important and the information can┬áhave value to law enforcement in the prevention of other attacks. However, knowing ‘Why’ just adds to the hate. Suddenly… Continue reading I Don’t Want To Know Why | Orlando Shooting

Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety

Tricky Medicine | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Since being diagnosed with anxiety and depression I’ve been on medication. There have been several instances where I have taken myself off of the medicine to test the waters. My primary objective has always been to figure out the answer to this question: Do I need this medication in order to function normally? Every time,… Continue reading Tricky Medicine | Adventures Of Shy Girl