Unpacking “Me” – A Dive into Identity

I recently had the opportunity to perform a spoken word poem that I had written a while ago. And on the day of the performance, I remember staring at the words on the pages that I was holding and realizing that these phrases that once held so much emotion and meaning to me no longer seemed relevant to my…

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert

Picture time! I’ll debrief you on my little adventure before we start. On Friday, I took a little excursion to a small town called Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert. The population of this city is around 200, but the place is beautiful. When I arrived, I think I forgot all my jitters and, for that one glorious moment, I…

What to Expect “En Franҫais”

As I stated earlier this year, I will be going to France and the 100 is coming with me (yay!). This is not only exciting for me, but hopefully for all of you because you get to experience a culture shock while staying put. Even though, I’ll admit, that it’s not nearly as exciting, it…