10 Years Later…And Where Am I?

Class reunions have entered a new mold in society. Specifically high school reunions. During my parents' time, it was the event to show off who you've become and to brag about who you've married -- maybe your high school sweetheart or someone else new to the mix. But it was definitely a party no one …

Still in Hell: High School

High school was an interesting time for me. I was still trying to find my identity. Between being a nerd, an occasional teacher's pet, and plans on how I was going to take over the world, boys never seriously ventured into my mind. Well, until I started to get a little attention. I was a …

Entering Hell: Growing up Urban

After the awkward years, comes high school. From battling between weird moments passing between the two sexes, menstrual week mishaps, identity crises, homework from some crazy teacher who lifted weights in the corner while the students sat in class doing math problems, I'm not sure which phase actually comes across more awkward or troubling. Both …