Friday Fantastic Flash with Bri Ollre and Jane Dougherty

Picked the perfect place to finally post some of my writing. Thank you so much, Ali!

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How Oscar Wilde saved my Life.


I’d like to say that his statue came to life, and carried me to safety after nearly drowning in a pond- but it’s much simpler, and far less fanciful, than that. Oscar Wilde’s words, whether they were the fairy tales that seemed strangely familiar, or the poetry that cut deeper than any knife could, they managed to change my whole way of thinking. Read More

The Five Stages of Grief After Studying Abroad.

There’s nothing more sobering than returning to reality after living in a different part of the world. Especially if your reality is anything like the dry, desolate, city of Lubbock, Texas. Listed below are the five stages of grief college students go through after returning from a semester abroad. Read More

I Love Scotland.

You know what I love most about Scotland? The fact that I can actually see myself living here. Read More

Friends and Rain in Spain.

Traveling is so much easier when you have someone you care about accompanying you. There’s no second guessing if they’re actually having a good time, or trying too hard not to step on each others toes. Traveling the world with someone who enjoys doing the same things as you makes the whole trip so much more enjoyable. Read More