April Wrap-Up

"The only way we will survive is by being kind.
The only way we can get by in this world is through the help we receive from others. No one can do it alone."
Amy Poehler, "Yes Please"

April Reads

Book 16:
"The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas
Plot: Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter lives in two different worlds, living in a poor neighborhood while attending an upscale prep school. These two worlds collide when Starr witnesses her best friend Khalil get fatally shot by police, even though he was unarmed. Headlines call him a thug, a drug dealer, a gangbanger. But the only person who knows what really happened that night is Starr.

Counteracting The Negative

I've had this post drafted for quite a while. Almost a year, actually.

The original idea was about the importance of staying positive even when the people around you aren't. About pushing people's gripes and complaints aside. Keeping an open outlook.

What Makes A Memory

I'm moving in two weeks, which I'm very excited about. At the same time, I'm really gonna miss this place. It was my first apartment, a year and a half living on my own. I've had a lot of great memories in the area too.