Three years ago, on a warm August day, my family and I drove in a packed car up to college. We arrived at my new res. hall to be greeted by the “helping hands” and the building RAs. My first year on campus was full of new people, experiences, and food. Most of the friends… Continue reading What Do You Mean I’m Done? | Adventures Of Shy Girl
Things have a way of sneaking up on you. Like graduating from college. How did it get to the point where there is less than a month left? Who let that happen? Less than a month. I can’t wrap my head around that fact. It’s weird to have been able to completely disregard registering for… Continue reading Impending Changes.
It feels like I was just filling out forms to confirm my attendance of college and paying fees for being in the Three-Year-Degree program. Everyone told me to be careful, that it would go by fast. I understood where they were coming from but I never thought it would go by this fast. My college… Continue reading Final Semester Is A Go | Adventures Of Shy Girl
Four. I watched four episodes of NCIS today after being distracted from my homework. Season 7. The basic storyline is always the same, some bad person does a bad thing to a Sailor or Marine and Gibbs and his team solve the crime. Still, it’s addictive and I binge watch it daily—that’s how I’ve managed… Continue reading Four | Adventures Of Shy Girl
It’s safe to say that my senior year of college is not going the way I expected. Despite my best efforts, I quickly fell behind in most of my classes. Circumstances beyond my control caused extreme anxiety as I was in the middle of changing my medicine and I started to sporadically miss classes. Through… Continue reading Falling Behind | Fall 2016
Each of my college semesters have been filled with five classes, or 18/19 credits, and I’ve always been able to handle it. However, this semester has turned out to be so much more challenging than I anticipated and I find myself in a severe depression. My semester did not start off well. Throughout the month… Continue reading Withdrawal From A Class |Adventures Of Shy Girl
Clubs are a huge part of campus life in college. It seems like everyone is involved in more than one club. I was never a participant in high school but during my first year of college I joined a writing club and volunteered to be the treasurer for the upcoming year. My second year of… Continue reading Madam President
With just a week of classes and four days of finals left, I’m antsy. My attention span has shrunk to the size of a pea and this spells trouble. I still have five finals, a project, a regular test, and a quiz to get through but my attention has been stolen by thoughts of sunny… Continue reading End Of The Semester.
Hello fellow adventurers! Here’s just a quick update. This week is incredibly busy for me. I have so many assignments due, tests to study for, and projects to complete. It’s been a while since I’ve had a week this full and it’s been completely overwhelming. It’s midway through the semester and every professor is piling… Continue reading A Busy Week | Adventures Of Shy Girl
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