Statement

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I met with different women and discussed the hardships that they hide from the world, and physically emulated their experiences and healing processes, symbolized through elements in nature.

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The University of Michigan had a total enrollment of 48,090 students in fall 2019, but apart from people flooding Ingalls Mall during Festifall or joining the crowd walking toward the Big House on game day, there has seldom been

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I like pristine things. Here’s my ironclad logic: If it’s new, it’s going to be more durable. The pristine condition seems like a guarantee of quality.

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Violence in Chile is an idea that I tie closely to my parent’s generation. Sept. 11, 1973 —  a day that echoes in the history of Chile.

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On a Thursday afternoon, I sit in the Crazy Wisdom Tea Room overlooking Main Street with nothing but my laptop. I sip an herbal blend as I think about the days I used to spend in the Chemistry Building atrium glued to textbooks and coursepacks, chugging Peace Teas for sustenance.

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In September of this semester, I made one of, if not the most, significant purchases of my 21 years to date: a houseplant.

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"Luminescent beings are we, not this crude matter" -Yoda

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I was in a witchy mood on Halloween. It was raining, and I was walking while listening to the Modern Love podcast when I saw something glittering in a puddle. It was an engagement ring.

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We left the farm to begin our weekly climb up the hill to the chapel. The cell reception was better toward the top of the slope, so we often went there before dusk to call family and friends thousands of miles away.

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A few summers ago, I moved to Reykjavík to research the Scandinavian human rights framework. The land was a playground, and every night my friends and I played.