The Roaring Twenties: How we’re all royally screwing it up

I recently read a book by May Jay, Ph.D. entitled, “The Defining Decade: Why your twenties matter – and how to make the most of them now.” In it she discusses how a vast majority of twentysomethings are wasting away their twenties because they think that the “thirty-is-the-new-twenty” culture tells us these years don’t matter…

January Reads

When did reading stop becoming something we did every summer? I used to look forward to my summer reading list like a giddy school girl, then again I was also the girl who look forward to the first day of school each year because of all the new school supplies… so maybe I was just…

Meg Meets Clementine Hands

People are like books. But not some 700-page monstrosity by Ayn Rand that makes you feel like you’re lifting weights while getting in some reading. No, people are more like picture books. A quick read, glance even, and you can understand what they’re going through. As a species, we’re pretty weak. We wear our pain…

Meg Meets Change

For me, the month of May was chock-full of changes and learning.  Changes that I welcomed with open arms and changes that I had no say in and I want to stop, all of which I am learning from. This month, I started an intense one-month class at Ohio State referred to as MayMester, I…