I Won’t Be Forever Young

I’ve had a few things percolating in my head for a while now. I guess this post is my attempt to tie them all together in a coherent way.

I don’t know about you, but in high school I felt a lot of pressure to do something big. I got good grades, and I won some awards, and I began to hear people say, “I wonder what she’ll do.” And I was the one asking myself this loudest of all, because I believed everyone when they told me I was talented and smart. Continue reading “I Won’t Be Forever Young”

The (oh boy) Vegan Post

be honest, is this you right now?

One of my classes this semester is an Environmental Law course, and for this course we were asked to watch the documentary Earthlings, which is about the ways animals are used by various industries.

Some background: I dabbled in vegetarianism throughout high school, but didn’t really do it right. I ran cross country, and I ended up with some pretty low iron levels, and I always went back to eating meat. Continue reading “The (oh boy) Vegan Post”