To My Friend with Depression

To my friend with depression, I can’t promise to cure you. I’m not a mental health care professional and frankly, I give terrible advice. I can’t promise not to make a joke. I’m funny by nature, and use humor as a coping mechanism. But I can promise you this: I will never make a joke…

Snippets of New & Old Projects

Hello! A couple of days ago I shared about my creative writing class experience. Here I wanted to show you what was included in my short portfolio. I feel like you guys deserve to read some of my fiction again- I mean you have stuck around, right? šŸ˜‰ Enjoy! -Em ————————————————————————– Alexandria (Historical Fiction &…

Dear Future Child

Dear future child, One of the scariest things I ever had to do was come to terms with my sexuality. It was long and hard. It was late nights wishing I could go to sleep, because I knew what I wanted in my dreams, safe from peering eyes. It was a constant cycle of not…

A Farewell of Sorts

I started this blog two years ago as something I had always wanted to try. I didn’t expect much out of it, but I thought I should actually create a blog instead of just always talking about one. Two years ago I was in my senior year in high school. My parents still had their…

Heartbreak

A few days ago I had an idea to write about the different kinds of heartbreak people experience. This is something I probably won’t ever continue or publish,Ā probably becauseĀ it ended up being more autobiographical than anything. Note: I don’t think I’ve ever had a broken heart, but everything is more dramatic when you pretend you…

True or False

l feelĀ like my blog has been relatively serious lately and a lot of it has been focused on my writing. So to change things up a bit, I wanted to do a little game that will help people get to know me! šŸ™‚ Below I will put 10 statements- some true, some false- it is…