Should Friendship Be Easy?
Since college, I’ve had to make some tough calls regarding friendships. I’ve also been at the receiving end. More than once, I’ve been told, “Being friends with you is a lot of work.” That sucked.
Traveling Solo Freaks Me Out But I Still Do It
During a semester abroad in Italy, I went on my first solo trip. I planned a five-day stay in Copenhagen but, only after 48 hours there, I was sobbing on my hostel bed. I called my mom and told her how miserable I was. Feeling consumed by loneliness, I cut my trip short and booked…
Why I Moved 4,000 Miles Away From The People I Love
I came to the Czech Republic almost 15 months ago. It’s kind of crazy to think that, at 22 and as a recent college-grad, I up and left the love, safety, and security of life in the U.S.