Boyhood: a reflection on the last 12 years

Boyhood, directed and written by Richard Linklater, is a phenomenal coming of age movie that will make you ponder and reminisce on your own childhood. Filmed over the last 12 years, as an audience, you are brought into the movie and you witness not only the actors and actresses grow but also the technology. IContinue reading “Boyhood: a reflection on the last 12 years”

That moment in between.

I’ve always learned to embrace change fairly well, with friends coming in and out of my life throughout the last 20 years- but as I live what may be the last few weeks of my time here in the United States- I’m feeling the pain as I soon have to say goodbye to some ofContinue reading “That moment in between.”

How your attitude makes all the difference

“There’s 14 billion people in the world; how amazing would it be to get to know all of them, and to empathize with them so deeply that you could see the entire world the way they all see the world? Instead of our one subjective view of how we see reality, I could have 14Continue reading “How your attitude makes all the difference”

Our ability to change

New Years Resolutions, every 12 months we give ourselves goals to achieve but how often do we forget about them after the first two weeks? These resolutions for many of us include exercising regularly, going on a smoking, internet or phone hiatus to “find” ourselves. It’d be very interesting to read studies in regards toContinue reading “Our ability to change”

No one told me

It’s been six months since graduation, I am more than thankful than everything that I have done, my summer vacation with family, living with my brother, collecting memorable stories from working at the hostel and traveling way more than I had imagined- but here I am, still empty and searching. This post, like many, isContinue reading “No one told me”