I Don’t Wanna Be In Love

When you are engaging in a new project, experiment or relationship, reinforcements are key. Taking risks can be a great thing, and they build character. When I’m at school or at work, I always try to take initiative; I ask my teacher/boss if they approve my work and I give them suggestions. I am not afraid to get rejected. My …

Second Excerpt: “Us”

Summer: August I woke up to the sound of the shower being turned on. I was lying on top of the comforter: black with silver stripes. Hands clasped behind head, I pointed my feet and stretched, hyper-extending my legs. My denim capris were by my feet and my shirt, crumpled into a ball, was beside me. I was wearing my …