By The Time You Turn 25

By the time you turn 25, you start to realize that everyone has been through at least one shitty relationship, has had some type of very traumatic experience happen to them, and has experienced some deep sadness. Before you realize that, you think you're the only one who has went through that stuff; and then…

I Dropped Out Of College

With the school year just beginning for many ladies and gents, I find it appropriate to make the big reveal that I've officially dropped out of college. "What?!" Ha. No really. And I couldn't be happier about it. Now before you go getting all, "But you need a college degree" on me, I have one.…

5 Things That Happen When You Change Your Major

If you're like me and 80% of the rest of the college population, you may have changed your major once or twice. Here is a list of things that happen when you do actually change your major. 1. Your Parents Question You. This is common from your parents when telling them that you've changed your major.…

Why Teachers Should NEVER Give Group Projects

As a "non-traditional" student, I find that finishing my degree is very challenging. The university I go to doesn't really take into considerations students like me. Granted, most students who go there are your typical college student who live on or near campus and either don't work, or work part time. Two of my classes…

Invasion Of Privacy?

Would you allow someone you don’t even know to login to your personal Facebook page and look at anything they wanted? This includes all of your pictures, messages, likes, etc. I’m sure you wouldn’t. That is what we did in class on Monday. I wasn't worries because I keep all of my content and pretty…

Writing A Good Cover Letter

Yes, everyone's favorite topic - cover letter writing. Most cringe at the thought of sitting down to compose a professional, presentable cover letter. Why is that? For starters, it's a lot of work and if you're not careful, it could turn out to be generic and sound arrogant. In my technical writing class I learned…

The Value of College Education

  The value of a college education seems to have depleted dramatically over the last few years, leaving many college graduates disgruntled without a job and in debt with no money to offer to their student loans. I, myself, believe I am wasting my money every day I go to class. Let me explain why.…

Confessions of a Twenty-Four-Year Old

Confusion. Aggravation. Starkness. I thought life was meant to enjoy. I'm stuck in a whirlwind of disarray. I'm lost, confused, and disgusted with society, school, and work politics. Does it ever change? At twenty-four, I'm the happiest I've ever been in my life. However, I'm still as lost as I was at eighteen. Maybe even…