End the mental health stigma.

I want you to know that it is not always easy to love me. That sometimes my chest is a field full of landmines, and where you went last night, you can’t go tomorrow. There is no manual, there is no road map, no help line you can call; my body does not come with instructions, and sometimes even I don’t know what to do with it. This cannot be easy. But still, you touch me anyway.
Ivan E. Coyte   (via ambermozo)
The Road is Life

“Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life” -Jack Kerouac

While grad school has been an invigorating experience thus far, the time of the semester has come that I’m pretty over it.  I’m ready to pack up and leave.  It’s time for me to explore.

susannacole:

Did you know, you can quit your job, you can leave university? You aren’t legally required to have a degree, it’s a social pressure and expectation, not the law, and no one is holding a gun to your head. You can sell your house, you can give up your apartment, you can even sell your vehicle, and…

See you guys at 12. #teamradio #execstatus #whoarewe

See you guys at 12. #teamradio #execstatus #whoarewe

Picture ruiner. @kstephens09 @eureka_hotel #clubbobcat #senioryear

Picture ruiner. @kstephens09 @eureka_hotel #clubbobcat #senioryear

Graduating in 2 months..

Graduating in 2 months..

Things I Like..

Not exhaustive, of course. Simply the little pieces that make up the bigger part of what is me.

Treehouses
Rainy nights
Conspiracy theories
Pineapple Express
90s grunge
Books
Hot summer days
Confidence (borderline arrogance)
Sleep
Men’s soccer
Exploring new places
90s R&B
Baseball games
Back rubs
Making life simpler for people
Fleetwood Mac
Beat writers
Tumbling
Sheetz MTO
Eyes
Canopy beds
Drives down country roads
Acoustic guitars
Johnny Depp
Singing
Swings
People playing with my hair
Adrenaline rushes
Alcohol
Looking at alternative perspectives
Dancing
Heart to hearts with strangers
Watercolors
Coconut
Pubs
My dysfunctional family
Pepsi
Hiking
Stuffed animals
Loud bass
Swimming at the river
$5 movies
Simple things