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My Thesis Thank You Acknowlegements : "Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul." -Henry Ward Beecher

By On January 30, 2013

Photo Credit While I’m not quite ready to share my thesis outside of the protective sphere of my academic bubble, I would like to share my greatest thanks page. So many people… Read More


Dear 16 Year Old Me : "The best substitute for experience is being sixteen" -Raymond Duncan

By On April 17, 2010

Dear 16 year old Rachel, Don’t worry it gets better. You’ll grow out of your all black, all the time phase. The planet is bigger than your private school fishbowl and you’ll… Read More

Books, Literature, and Comics

"To those with ears to hear, libraries are really very noisy places. On their shelves we hear the captured voices of the centuries-old conversation that makes up our civilization." -Timothy Healy

By On March 22, 2010

Credit: WeHeartIt As a kid I loved to read. I loved bookstores and libraries and paper and ink. The smell of a library was enchanting and at night I would sit in… Read More