Vinculum

What a week. The constant chemical, social, and emotional imbalance that is our way of life has slowly solidified. Things are becoming routine. A home away from home, a school away from school. The classes themselves are becoming more manageable, being a T.A. requires patience, a skill I originally did not posses. As the weeks…

Connections

My head is lost in school. Everyday I have the dilemma, Java or Biotech? Java or Biotech? Which homework should I finish first? Which test should I study for? It became difficult to separate my time between my two classes. But slowly I found my rhythm. The days continue to be long: waking up early,…

Saying “goodbye”

I have never been away from family throughout my life. The whole way here i was thinking about not being able to see my family, nor my friends and how was I going to deal with that? I always was surrounded people that I was tied to, but I was going to be living with…

Family.

My first days back had been a much more daunting task than I expected. My heart still longed for the warming touch of my family. Before my eyes could even readjust to somehow brighter Northern California sun, I was thrust back into the system. Classes were harder, my mind longed to code, but my heart…