Nov
08

Living With the Drag Queen

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The hair dryer was on.  I rolled over and blinked blearily at my alarm clock: 5:23 AM.  It had to be wrong. Nobody could be awake at this hour. I sat up, peering through the gloomy morning light at my deserted dorm room.  Maybe the hair dryer had turned itself on. I pushed off my blankets and started to climb out of bed. Eager to shut it off so I could return to oblivious sleep. That’s when I saw her. Huddled in the corner of our dorm room, with a mirror in front of her, was … [Read more...]

Nov
08

Where to Now? Finding the Best College for You

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Finding the right college is difficult.  But four or five years from now, when you’re about to receive your degree, you don’t want to look back on your college experience with regret. You don't want to wish that you had put a little more effort into finding the perfect fit for you. Hindsight is 20/20.  So, here are the tips I wish I'd had as a high school senior.  Information that might have helped me find the absolute best college experience.  -Be realistic about what schools … [Read more...]