Diversity. It’s a popular word, perhaps even a ‘buzzword’. I hear it on the news, I hear it on podcasts, I read about it in blogs. Apparently, diversity is the next hip thing that we should all embrace. It’s the new-and-improved model for society. But often, when people say diversity, they only mean a higher […]

I’m an “ENFP.” What does that mean about me?

I took the test on 16personalities.com and was given the ENFP label. Let’s see what that says about me (according to their website). The ENFP personality is a true free spirit. Yeah, that would be me. They are often the life of the party ehh…, but unlike Explorers, they are less interested in the sheer excitement and […]

My Favorite Authors

I love so many authors, so I wanted to share a few with you today. Listing favorite books is nice, but a list of favorite authors includes so much more. So here is a list of my favorite authors. CS Lewis This one is beginning to sound is really cliché, but very true. I have read Mere […]

A Little Christmas Tune for You

Hello, family and friends! Since about October, 2014, I’ve been taking piano lessons from a nearby piano teacher named Leah Wendt. Through the last year, I’ve been learning a good bit more about reading notes instead of just making them up. I still enjoy playing by ear, though, because it’s a lot easier and quicker […]

Alisa Sadikova: nine-year-old harpist and child prodigy

This week has been pretty busy with school. And, it’s actually going pretty great. I have an awesome writing teacher, I’m learning to actually read the notes to play the piano, I have a neat biology class, and I’m doing pretty well with my math. Instead of writing out a post, I decided to share this video […]