Got Married

    It’s pretty remarkable how we change and how our desires, perceptions, and needs evolve. A few years ago, I began feeling like my time in NYC was running out — like I needed to get out. After taking on the ALC project in the spring of 2013, I knew I was signing up …

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The DC/NASA trip

I just got back from a three-day trip that I was calling, “The DC/NASA trip”. For me, the trip began in NYC where I took a Greyhound from W 33rd and 11th Avenue with Askani, Jack, and Javair down to Greenbelt, MD. It was a special “change-up” to get this time with them outside of …

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I made this

I am slowly learning more in the front-end web design department (see last post), which also means you gotta learn more graphic design, too. It took me way too long (like 5 or 6 hours) to finish this email ad for summer camp. Part of the reason it took so long (other than my lack …

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Weekly Achievement: What I Learned This Week

Last Friday (in NYC) we implemented a proposal I made at Change-Up meeting, which I’ve been referring to as “weekly achievement” (others are calling it weekly intention). Though there are several students working on longterm projects and who naturally create goals for themselves beyond the daily cycle, I wanted to address what felt like a …

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SPRING

The weather in NYC made a pretty significant shift this week, and though it’s just barely pushing 50 degrees each day, it seems like winter is behind us. I love this time of year — the snow melts, each week gets a little warmer on the whole, and daylight persists later into the day.   …

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Relationships

Having healthy, happy, supportive, and trusting relationships is a pretty big deal when it comes to the human experience. The relationship a mother has to its baby both before, during, and after its birth have an immense influence on how the child will view the world and experience life. The relationships we have among family members …

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