I feel like I make way too many of these posts, but–in case you haven’t noticed–I’ve been on a bit of a hiatus. I’m a full time senior English major working hard on homework. Over the last 2 semesters I’ve taken a creative writing class and an advanced creative writing class. Add that in with… Continue reading “Where Have You Been, Kara?”
I love storytelling. I’m a writer and I have a book blog where I discuss books and short stories. So of course I’m crushing mainly on good books, great stories, and overall lovely things. Here is a list of things I’m crushing on at the moment: 1. The Casquette Girls by Alys Arden. I discovered… Continue reading What I’m Crushing On Right Now
I was born with the desire to create art. Stories, music, horribly drawn pictures, craft skills that have evolved to a level I’m proud of: they’ve all pointed to the self expression I so desperately want to scream out to the world. There’s always a battle that goes on in my head: the creative, loud,… Continue reading Introvert vs. Creativity: The Struggle
You know what they say about pictures: they’re worth a thousand words. So I thought I’d share pictures of some of the things that make me happy. Here we go! Sunsets: Hoop Dancing and Hula Hoops: Even More Sunsets: Evening Time: Romans 12:2: And Pretty Flowers: Okay, everyone. That’s all I have for you today!… Continue reading Happiness Envisioned
A fact about me you may not know: I live in a small town in west Texas . By small, I mean around 2,000 people. It’s everyone-knows-everyone, there’s-5-restaurants-but-only-2-are-open-on-Sunday small. There’s a lot of ways you can describe my hometown. It’s tiny. Everyone knows each other’s business. You never live down what you did in high… Continue reading This Place I Call Home
Hello, everyone. I’ve been gone for a while! I’d like to say I’ve been on a top secret mission with the Avengers, but in reality I have been enjoying a blissfully relaxing summer. I’ve been writing, reading, gardening, hoop dancing, and crocheting. So obviously it’s been completely glamorous so far. I know I haven’t written… Continue reading Yes, I’m still here!
Hi. My name is Kara. I think the world needs more happiness. That might sound a little weird. Let me explain. My whole life I’ve battled anxiety and depression. I’ve recently sought treatment, but when you have spent most of your life with 2 disorders that make you see the negative side to everything, you… Continue reading Hello, Everyone!