Four Little Letters
Love: It's a word we use every day, but do we really know what it means? Is there a way to define it? I decided that in my search for the definition of "love," I would ask members of a community that's all about love and acceptance: the LGBTQ+ community.
Self Care is Not What You Think It Is
Lots of things happen when we self-isolate: we find new ways to connect, we pick up new hobbies, and we do a lot of thinking. But we don't really notice that when we're apart from others, we depend on ourselves more, which means we need to know how to take care of ourselves.
An Open Letter to Anxious People
Dear Anxious, Hi. Let me start off by saying that I know how you feel. No matter what it is you're worried about, or whether or not it's a logical concern, I see you. Your emotions are valid and you deserve the ability to work through them.
What Makes a Bad Teacher?
After 11 years of public school, it's easy to tell which teachers went above and beyond to make their class a positive learning environment. However, it's even easier to identify the teachers who made their classroom one to dread walking into. In this composition I'll describe the three worst teachers I've ever had and discuss why they earned that judgment.