Why I Carry a Journal With Me Everywhere

I’ve never considered myself a writer, so for the longest time, it seemed preposterous for me to carry a notebook in my bag all over the place. I will state here, before we get any further, that I’ve always been a paper person. I can’t use those planner apps or notes apps or anything; I […]

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Why I Carry A Swiss Army Knife

Weird topic, I know. But bear with me. I was a strange kid in my middle school years, but weren’t we all? Anyways, when I was in the sixth grade, I decided that I was gonna be a whittler. I know. Embarrassing truths from my past revealed on the internet, for all the world to […]

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Why I Carry a Water Bottle Everywhere

You’ve all seen it. It’s been dubbed the ‘Ubiquitous Mug’ for a reason, even earning this quote from my darling friend Yui: “I saw the hair flip and the mug and I knew that was Bethany”. The obnoxiously bright chartreuse green Starbucks tumbler has become my trademark or something. The question is why. And before […]

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Why I Wake Up Early

I’ve always known myself to be an early riser. Starting when I was around 5 years old, I’d be up between 6:30 and 7:00 every day. Even on the weekends. I probably drove my parents crazy. So yeah, I’d say it’s a little easier for me to wake up than most people, specifically our age […]

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WIM: Beyonce

Beyonce Knowles is one of the most iconic women and female role models of the twenty-first century, and for good reason. She single-handedly rose to the top of the charts repeatedly with her ‘#girlboss-worthy’ lyrics over catchy bass riffs, is the proud mother of one (and soon-to-be three!), and an advocate for self-made women (as […]

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WIM: Diana

Still one of the most beloved of her time, Diana, Princess of Wales, or simply Princess Diana, was an iconic public figure. However, there was so much more to her than ‘just’ being a Princess, so allow me to explain what makes her a Woman Inspiring Many. First of all, Diana was successful at being […]

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WIM: Audrey Hepburn

Beautiful, kind, elegant, the definition of class and grace in the 20th century. These are the words that come to mind when one mentions the name of Audrey Hepburn. But why did I pick her as the first WILUT? → Audrey’s early life proved her to be quite resilient. She was born in Belgium in […]

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Why I Write Every Night

First of all, happy 4th, everyone! Hope you had an absolutely grand day. So, if you hadn’t guessed from the title, I write in a journal every night. Just about the events of the day, the little highs and lows, words of wisdom, that sort of stuff. This all came about near the end of […]

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