I’m such an “English Major”

I wrote this little piece back in October of last year…somehow didn’t get around to posting it, but here it is, fun to look back on. You’re probably looking at this and wondering “I thought she was going to be a nursing major”. Believe me, I thought I was too, for 13 years. Then for some […]

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a rose by any other name

Recently, I’ve been reflecting on what experiences or brief moments that have ensued in my life that make up who I am. One fateful day (last weekend), I was digging through my bottom drawer in my apartment looking for something warm to wear (it is Rexburg after all) and I found my Madeline book sweater. […]

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introversion…and the first week of college

Packing for college involved a number of trips to Target. I had this long list of necessities that I had written down and on the last trip, I was nearly finished finding everything with two days to spare. Just as my mom and I were walking down the last aisle, I found the book section. Four […]

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Cannery Row

A lot of times, I get asked why people should visit Monterey… I could tell you about the beach, the food, the sight-seeing, and even John Steinbeck’s vital importance to this corner of the state, but from what I’ve told people, there isn’t an overwhelming influx of visitors of family or friends coming here. But I […]

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