When Heather first asked me to accompany her on a road trip back to her college, Belmont University in Nashville, two things occurred to me: I could desperately use a vacation - even if for just a day. Wait... there's no way to escape country music in a city like that. It turns out that #1 was convincing enough to disregard my concern for #2, and…
I'm not very good at being a blogger. Hear me out: I'm terribly shy in front of the camera (even when it doesn't look like it), albeit the hours I spend directing others behind one. I love when people give me attention (who doesn't?), but I absolutely despise being thrust into the spotlight. I keep a consistent journal of thoughts and scribbles and friends often tease me for…
I had just cozied into the perfect concave of my dorm-quality mattress - you know, when you find the one comfy sleep position - when I heard the front door, and a few seconds later our bedroom door, slam open. "Will someone please come eat with me in the dining hall?" Inwardly cursing myself for not making better use of the lock, I sat up as…
I'm Joanne: Student by day, blogger by mid-afternoon. Dallas native, Austin transplant. Welcome to my humble abode.
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June 21, 2017
By Joanne Xu