The School Term Comes to an End, Back to Blogging

“Home is where you go to find solace from the ever-changing chaos, to find love within the confines of a heartless world, and to be reminded that no matter how far you wander, there will always be something waiting when you return.” ― Kendal Rob   Hey there wolfpack, I'm hoooome! I just wanted to apologize … Continue reading The School Term Comes to an End, Back to Blogging

University, Updates and Reflections

It's been a while since I've just written without any real objective in my writing, and sometimes that spurs all sorts of different revelations or reflections. So, today I thought that I would return to that sort of writing... Let's start with, what's been new with me? Well, I've been working hard at my studies … Continue reading University, Updates and Reflections

The End of Reading Week, Becoming Healthier And A Job Hunt

It's been some time since I've given an update about what's been going on with me. Well, to be fair, there's quite a lot going on with me. I've mentioned in the past that I've struggled with social anxieties, self-doubt, generalized anxieties and depression, etc. These things may partially fuel my drive for following politics … Continue reading The End of Reading Week, Becoming Healthier And A Job Hunt

Beowulf, Tolkien, Overcoming Anxiety, and Momentum in Life

A few things happened to me today. First, I overcame my fear of public speaking by making a presentation to my class at University about the contrasts between the poetic epic that is Beowulf and the masterpieces which Tolkien had produced. I don't know if any of you had known, but Tolkien was kind of … Continue reading Beowulf, Tolkien, Overcoming Anxiety, and Momentum in Life

First week of School is Behind Me. Self-Doubt, Social Anxiety, And Perseverance

So, I'm just over a week into my studies now and doing a lot of reading which is awesome. I find that when I'm forced to do a lot of reading, it has an effect on me similar to meditation. It forces my mind to quiet down and focus. My compulsion to jump from one … Continue reading First week of School is Behind Me. Self-Doubt, Social Anxiety, And Perseverance

Orientation Week is Over And a New List of Priorities

Well, my first week of school is behind me, and honestly, it wasn't nearly as intimidating as I thought it might be (I even talked to people). My confidence is quite high for the term to come now, so that's a relief. Phew! I've met a couple of friendly students along the way, my professors … Continue reading Orientation Week is Over And a New List of Priorities

Orientation Week And Social Anxieties

Well, it's officially Orientation Week at my University and the new students/on-campus residents have arrived to move into their dorms. I decided to wander down today to pick up a book for my Introduction to Psychology class which I'd added to my schedule at the last minute. It turns out that this textbook cost me … Continue reading Orientation Week And Social Anxieties