I clicked back to my earlier and more vulnerable years (Gatsby reference yo?) at the Blogspot dashboards from whence I came and I’ve got to say it makes me really satisfied to know it has been almost two years since my first ever post, however awful it was. In this time, I’ve discovered a few … More Nostalgia

Considering a creative writing minor instead of journalism…? As far as I’m concerned I’m still heading off to New Zealand to become a shepherd sooo yeah.

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.” -Thoreau

Great Gatsby Essay: The Dreams of Jay Gatsby

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.”  -Henry David Thoreau An essay on the relationship between this quote from Thoreau and Jay Gatsby: The pursuit of one’s dreams and the fulfillment of such … More Great Gatsby Essay: The Dreams of Jay Gatsby