Winning in Lent

What are you giving up for Lent? It's something that is asked as soon as Catholics get ashes smudged across their forehead on Ash Wednesday.  I usually aim for giving up Tim Horton's or Chipotle – since both are my guilty pleasures.  Then there's giving up pop or cutting out sweets – the typical Lenten … Continue reading Winning in Lent

finding the metaphors in life

I love reading and writing. For that reason alone I decided to become an English major and explore the many complexities of literature. But what I find even cooler than discovering the hidden metaphors in the pages of a great book is the metaphors I find right in front of me on a day-to-day basis. … Continue reading finding the metaphors in life