My Sixteenth Birthday!

As you can see by the title, I'm officially 16 today! I'm slowly realizing that as you get older, birthdays seem less magical and more like any other day. The differences are, one, everyone acts more generous and patient with you, and two (if you're turning an age like 16, 18 or 21), you have…

‘The Way She Sees It’- A Culture Podcast

I wanted to share a podcast that my cousin HG just released. It covers pop culture, current events, writing, and history from her perspective. Check it out, seriously. It's awesome! Click HERE to follow the podcast so you'll be notified of new episodes.    

The Versatile Blogger Award

Hey everybody! I've been trying to think of something to post about for a few days now, but couldn't get myself to. I've had a lot on my mind with my surgery less than two days away (I won't be able to walk for two weeks, and then I'll need crutches... oh joy). Other than the…

The Hunger Games- From Peeta’s Eyes (10)

Chapter Ten Katniss leaves the cave, and I lay alone in the darkness thinking about… thinking about everything. There’s not a single thought that I go over in my brain, but a series of several thoughts. How can I pick one? Everything is so overwhelming, so confusing, so perfectly perfect while also dreadfully dreadful. My…

The Hunger Games- From Peeta’s Eyes (9)

Chapter Nine I wake to Katniss prodding my shoulder. “Peeta, we’ve got to go now,” she says softly. I puzzle at this, not having considered moving from the river. “Go? Go where?” “Anywhere from here. Downstream maybe.” Katniss smiles sadly. “Somewhere we can hide you until you’re stronger.” She helps me into my clothes, which…

The Hunger Games- From Peeta’s Eyes (4)

Chapter Four As the sun rises, the birds and other forest creatures spring to life. Our footsteps through the forest are joined by the soft song of the birds, the screaming of squirrels when we pass their trees, and the occasional snake slithering through the brush. “I’m hungry,” Glimmer whines, and all five of us…