I’m Ashamed.

I'm Ashamed.

It has occurred to me that I…may have let my blog slip. Just a tad…or a lot. It wasn’t anything personal, really, It’s me not you. If I haven’t already said this, I am a college student currently in the advanced study of my program, which basically means I am in the depth of my major and it has been a whirlwind of craziness. I do field work nine hours a week and write about five papers a week. Not to mention the projects. So on a scale from 1-10 on stress, I’ve breached the ten and hopped right on up to twelve. BUT, I still have a want to blog and write and do all the fun stuff, I just need to work on the right balance to fit everything in. Maybe I’ll start this transition to a once or twice weekly blog post and see what works best.

Forgive me? If not, I understand. I disappointed myself on this one.

Inspiration From Top Geniuses

Morning Story and Dilbert

Albert Einstein did not speak until he was four and did not read until he was seven.

Walt Disney was fired by a newspaper editor because, “he lacked imagination and had no good ideas.”

Isaac Newton never did well in school.

Thomas Edison’s teachers told him that he was “too stupid to learn anything.”…

If you are failing, keep on going. The current obstacles are the foundation of your future success.

 

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Excuses, A Smurf, and the Return to Blogging.

I think I completely fell off the face of the blogiverise. Classes have started and I have dragged my feet everyday leading up to this point that I completely lost some motivation in the writing world. But I am back! I’ve gotten back to hanging out at Starbucks with my Grande Skinny Vanilla Latte, and with my tablet and my notebook I keep my story in, since apparently, this is the only place I can freely write.

    When I opened up my tablet to write this post, I looked up and into my purse and this is the strange sight I saw:

It's totally normal to have Brainy the Smurf in your purse, right?

Now granted I know that I own a Brainy the Smurf stuffed animal (stuffed Smurf?), I had completely forgot that he was in my purse. So it kind of frightened me for a second. Has my Smurf come alive like in the movie and jumped in my purse and is now spying at me while I write in Starbucks? If so, should I be worried about Gargamel showing up?

 

Anyway, I am determined to write more blog posts, more of my story and give you more information on my story as I go along.

 

What have I missed, fellow bloggers?

Day Twenty One: My Favorite Subject to Study and Why

I have two, I can’t decide on one, mainly because I tend to be indecisive, so I will talk about both.

 

The first subject would be English and that’s because you get to read and analyze novels and short stories and study the language, whether it’s directly from the book or learning the grammar rules that applies to the writing process.

 

My other favorite is algebra. I know, it’s strange, but I seem to enjoy figuring out how to solve for x and knowing there is a definite answer and a  balance of things. It’s calming. Weird, I know.

Two More Weeks, Y’all!

Whoa, just two more weeks until I will be hosting a lemonade stand for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation! It’s coming up quick and I continue to work on flyers and will soon start the baking. After two years I finally ordered products from the foundation’s site such as cups, stickers, balloons and temporary tattoos that have the foundation’s logo on it. Now it looks more official and obvious what the stand is for. I find that super exciting.

It’s such a great foundation, as everything goes towards finding a cure for childhood cancer. If you would like to donate $10 to this foundation, you can text LEMONADE with my event number: E114666 to this number: 85944.

Thank you!