TGGG: Your Goddess Goes to College
Anxiety, excitement, fear, sadness, loneliness, apprehension, ambition. I ride the tide of emotions gathered in this space, not dwelling on any one in particular but rather relishing them all. Many seem familiar, and they resonate with the sentiments present in my own heart—in different proportions, of course. Many dream of home, while others dream of their future aspirations. A few immerse themselves in love and even lust, but most are simply whirling balls subconscious energy. Moving from one mind to another, the honesty and presence of their emotions help put my own feelings in perspective. I finally come to grips with myself as I transition from the non-corporeal expanse of the dream realm—
—to the 256 square feet that is my college dorm room.
Silencing my phone alarm I rub my eyes, doing my best to acclimate to the jarring shift to waking life. It's my second week of classes, and already I feel the routine setting in. In my emerald green silk bathrobe