My biggest criticism of 13 Reasons Why, (both the novel and the series), is that it does not touch on the issue of mental illness, and instead makes a big deal about the “reasons” why Hannah committed suicide.
For Easter break my best friend from high school, Abi, and I split a plane ticket for me to go visit her at school in Atlanta. Abi’s mom moved to North Carolina after she graduated high school, so we rarely get to see each other these days and soak up every minute that we do have together.
The week I got back to school from my spring break trip back home (see my earlier post) my cousin, Kathy, who has been one of my best friends for my whole life, came to visit me here in NYC from Spokane, Washington.
Sorry for taking so long to post this, the week I got back to school from spring break my cousin came to visit me here in New York (I’ll post about that soon), so I haven’t gotten the chance to sit down and breathe until now! For my first spring break as a student at… Continue reading going home: spring break 2017
Soooooo life has definitely been crazy since I transferred colleges midway through what was supposed to be my sophomore year (I’ll get into that later). And while it’s been set up for a while, I finally got the opportunity to take pictures of my dorm to show everyone. So here it is! I live in… Continue reading college transfer life: my dorm
Hello everyone and my apologies for not posting for so long. I know it’s the age-old excuse, but between school, work, and applying to transfer, my life really just got the best of me and I couldn’t keep up. But, one of my new year’s resolutions was to eventually get back to blogging, and even… Continue reading hello from new york!
If you asked me what was going through my mind on that fateful day on March 28, 2016, I couldn’t really explain it. I wish that I could make sense of my own actions, and understand why I reached for the bottle of pills, but no matter how many times I run through that day,… Continue reading depression, life, and finding happiness