Austin Poetry Slam, or Everyone Has a Lot of Feelings

Growing numb to your surroundings doesn’t happen in an instant, but if I had to pinpoint the trigger, I’d imagine it to be when you start fancying yourself too good for “touristy things.” If you can’t train fresh eyes on the city you live in and recognize in tired attractions the aspects that continue to … More Austin Poetry Slam, or Everyone Has a Lot of Feelings

Nothing Fuels My Narcissism Like Studying Abroad

The funniest part of participating in my international summer program (Korea University’s International Summer Campus) is the blatant extent to which it was a photo-op. The program offered us diverse activities but sometimes focused more on the appearance of fun rather than the reality of it, eg. when my friend signed up for basketball with … More Nothing Fuels My Narcissism Like Studying Abroad