Why I will always recommend a gap year

For some reason, our western world is still geared towards having kids primed to go to college by 18 with at least three ideas for a five-year plan. Yet, what about the people who need some time to explore their options? Have we created a culture where sowing wild oats are only for the people whose pockets are deep enough to support their aspirations?

when written words speak // no. 23

“I quit.” The words practically screamed at me. They sat scribbled on a piece of paper, taped to my boss’ office door. They belonged to someone I trust, who I knew to be loyal, and fair and good. No looking back, no goodbye, no warning. They just left them there and left us. My stomachContinue reading “when written words speak // no. 23”