College campus move in is about to begin, and as someone who has moved to my dorm rooms in a different way every year, I have the expertise to tell you how to get it done without all the pain. 1. PACK LIGHTER THAN YOUR INSTINCTS TELL YOU Especially for those first year students, packing … Continue reading Back to School Spree: The Good, The Bad and the Forgotten
Budgeted: Short-Term Saving Series
5 WAYS IN WHICH I AM ALREADY SAVING If you are new to Amazingly Graceless, you might not know that I am a full-time law student. This summer, I have an awesome opportunity to work as a legal intern with a well-known organization in entertainment, but unfortunately I am not being paid. My school has … Continue reading Budgeted: Short-Term Saving Series
Famous Last Works: “I’ll put it on my list”
I cannot count the number of times I've gotten a TV show recommendation and I've said, "I'll put it on my list," only for the show to remain there till what feels like the end of time. I know it drives people insane, especially when it's something you're able to bond over. However, I happen … Continue reading Famous Last Works: “I’ll put it on my list”
We’ve been living like this for 24 years. It’s NOT incomprehensible.
Just a place to collect my thoughts after another "senseless and unheard of" tragedy involving gun violence. Whether that's Buffalo, Laguna Wood, or Uvalde, take your choice, that's just this past week. In my 24 years of life, nothing has changed. I see such horrific events and at some point I'm apathetic because it's prevalent. … Continue reading We’ve been living like this for 24 years. It’s NOT incomprehensible.
Lover Workout Playlist
More Taylor Swift workout playlists brought to you by yours truly. WARM UP The Archer | 3:31 WALKING Death By A Thousand Cuts | 3:19 JOGGING The Man | 3:10 RUNNING I Think He Knows | 2:53 JOGGING Cruel Summer | 2:59 RUNNING Paper Rings | 3:43 JOGGING London Boy | 3:10 WALKING I Forgot … Continue reading Lover Workout Playlist
Oh Omnipotent Airline Worker
At approximately 12:16 AM last night, I begin packing for my 10-day excursion back in the burbs of Chicago for the Thanksgiving holiday. Seven minutes in, I finish packing all my clothes with the realization that my wardrobe now caters to the Southern California climate and everything I need to survive actual seasons is stashed … Continue reading Oh Omnipotent Airline Worker
August Books: Read or Run?
Welcome to my attempt to recommend books. I'm going to try to do this once a month (these blog-series really don't work for me, see: every other series I've tried) to show what I've read and let you know if you should read these books too. August was a slow reading month for two reasons: … Continue reading August Books: Read or Run?
The 12 months of 2020
In case you're wondering how my year is going... In the first month of 2020, the universe gave to me: a threat of World War III By the second month of 2020, the universe gave to me: a mono diagnosisand a threat of World War III By the third month of 2020, the universe gave … Continue reading The 12 months of 2020
This week, I am finishing my undergraduate career. There’s a lot of uncertainty in the air right now with all that’s going on, and unfortunately for the graduates of any level, it means a loss of closure. At the time that I am writing this, I should have already finished all my finals and, instead … Continue reading Closing Time
What I’ve Learned this Semester
Something I’ve learned this semester is that grades are the greatest form of motivation I can get, apparently. I have had this blog since August of 2016, and I have struggled with posting on it. There have been small streaks of motivation to post, but otherwise it has been a struggle. The ideas never seemed … Continue reading What I’ve Learned this Semester