Here and There

This is something I wrote back in 2007 when I was adjusting to college and being on my own for the first time. As graduation season concludes, I feel the following poem is only appropriate. Going off to college means being surrounded by an unfamiliar environment that is filled with so much potential. It meansContinue reading “Here and There”

A toast to endings and new beginnings

A force of energy and excitement surrounds me. I’ll be leaving the familiar for the unknown. I’ll be taking on a new adventure where possibilities will be endless. Amongst the enthusiasm for the anticipation of the new journey, hidden underneath is a sense of loss and heartache. I’ll miss the wonderful shared conversations. I’ll missContinue reading “A toast to endings and new beginnings”

All beginnings start with goodbyes

Black caps with all sorts of colored tassels can be┬áseen flying in the air, and we all know what this means. Graduation season is here! And all the hard work has finally paid off! With the completion of any chapter, one thing is certain. There will always be goodbyes. I dislike the “bye” and preferContinue reading “All beginnings start with goodbyes”