Not everything has to be big and important. Or rather, just because something isn’t big doesn’t mean it isn’t important. You have to remember the importance of the little things. The beauty of the little things. The wonder of the little things. I believe in the little things. I do. But I also get distracted … Continue reading Little Things
I've been stuck. I originally intended for this blog to be about history. I wanted to make biweekly posts, dissecting different historical figures, events, and backgrounds that I'd read about. I wanted those posts to be long, to be thought-provoking, well-written. I wanted to sound intelligent and introspective. I wanted a lot. So naturally, I … Continue reading Take Two!
I'm going to preface this by saying that I realize this is not the kind of thing I said I would be posting on this blog. The history posts are coming, I promise. But more than anything, this blog is my voice, and right now, I have something to say. I am frustrated, and I … Continue reading “A Republic, Ma’am, If You Can Keep It.”
I didn't intend to fall in love with history. As a matter of fact, I spent several years adamant that I never would. History is boring, right? Dates and names, blurry black-and-white photos, old white-haired men and boring legal documents written on yellowed paper. I had no time for all of that. I preferred stories. … Continue reading An Introduction.