Who Needs Uncle Bob?


Daily Prompt: Have you ever faced a difficult situation when you had to choose between sorting it out yourself, or asking someone else for an easy fix? What did you choose — and would you make the same choice today? Continue reading


Who Wants To Binge Watch ‘Scandal’ With Me?


There’s nothing like watching other people deal with high-stakes, high-stressed, highly romantic situations that helps put life into perspective. I don’t know about you, but seeing Olivia Pope or some other TV persona deal with all the random sordid events that pop up in their fictional lives helps me feel a little better when I’m stressing with my own issues.

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This Internship Pays Right?

Internships are the first stepping stone to figuring out your career (or so I’m told) and this Friday my college had a Job &Internship Fair.

If I were to explain what these fairs are like, it’s basically over a hundred students in business attire lining up in front of booths to talk with company recruiters. Then once you’ve finally got to the front of the line, you shake their hand (firm, but not too firm) and ask them some questions to get started (which the hundred students before you probably asked already). Sometimes it even turns into a mini interview.

After that it can go 3 ways:

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This blog is dedicated to the things, both accidental and not, in my life that I have to tackle each day as well as a way to express the thoughts I find bursting forth in my mind on a regular basis. Everyone’s life is full of fun, saddening, scary, and out right ridiculous moments; this blog is a way for me to deal with all those things in my own life as I try to navigate the strange, martian-like waters of young adulthood (and no that isn’t an exaggeration).

“The only constant in life is change”That’s probably one of the truest statements I’ve ever heard; unfortunately, it isn’t always the most comforting. Throughout my life,  adaptability and improvisation have been key tools to help me stay upright in this confusing world. Change is a crazy, unpredictable, and oftentimes unwanted constant part of the human experience. My name is Amylia Johnson and I’m taking on life and all its changes as I attempt to find my own answers.