First Week Back to School

I still can’t believe it’s real. After 7 years of being unable of going back, I’ve already done four assignments and have my first exam next Friday. This year has been absolutely unreal. I’m glad that I needed to take a second part to my original anthropology course. The discipline has changed a lot in [...]

A Poem for the Child I Was

My therapist suggested I write a letter to the little girl I used to be, as a way to reconnect and process the guilt I feel about not living up to the ‘potential’ I’ve always felt I’ve wasted. This is what I came up with after a lot of avoidance and crying. It’s really simple [...]