Find Yourself to the Left

July 11, 2012


“There is only one plot in all of fiction… Who am I?” -The Amazing Spider-Man

Posted in: Seriously

Secrets, Secrets

June 26, 2012


A lot of people hate that Victoria's Secret models flaunt themselves in lingerie, acting immodestly...But I don't hate what the Victoria Secret models show. Yeah, you may think they show a lot. But trust me, they're covering up even more.

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Introducing the Quotation Marks Script Scarf!

June 12, 2012


I have very exciting news! As many of you already know, I’m secretly a bookworm, and I have finally found a creative outlet for my love of words.  I am so excited to introduce my new etsy shop, Quotation Marks (  I am hoping that since you enjoy my thoughts on this blog, you might […]

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May 28, 2012


Martha, Martha, you are worried and upset about many things, but only one thing is needed: love me with all your heart, soul, and strength. Don’t be anxious about anything else! Don’t be so afraid of the future, or of being forgotten.  Don’t be anxious about what you will wear, what you will eat, or […]

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The Bostonian’s Guide: Running into People you Know

April 20, 2012


It doesn’t matter if you went to high school with this person for 4 years and never once found it in you to say hello. Now is the time!

Posted in: Wicked Funny

Compliment Me

April 11, 2012


My friend and I recently got our hair cut together, and as we considered how short to cut it, one of us remembered aloud, “Well, someone once told me I’m not thin enough for really short hair.” We both laughed… but we didn’t cut our hair too short, just in case.

Posted in: Seriously

Jesus and Toothaches

April 7, 2012


Will Barrett finally figured out how to prove whether or not God is real.

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The Story Behind “Keep Calm and Carry On”

April 5, 2012


Before writing this blog post, I had "Keep Calm and Carry On" in the same category as Katy Perry: cutesy, overplayed, and a different strangely bright color every day. But it turns out there is a historical richness to the slogan that I never realized.

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The #1 Reason the Hunger Games is a Hit at the Box Office

March 28, 2012


I’m a little offended, though, because none of these journalists have cited the REAL reason the Hunger Games succeeded. I think if scientific research were conducted, the Hunger Games success would be traced back to one catalyst: you. IMHO, the readers of this blog are the #1 reason that the Hunger Games hype caught on and spread!

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Dystopian People

March 23, 2012


Now part of what makes this series so addictive to read is its resonance with the innate human desire for things to be set right.

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