For the first time in over a month, I’d like to analyze a song; Trying by Eleventyseven. I’ve chosen this song because I can really relate to it right now and I think that you guys might be able to as well.

Continue reading



Tomorrow marks a very important day for me. January 7th, 2016 is one year from the day I first said yes to dating the man that I am now in love with. It simultaneously feels like it has been much longer than that and not nearly that long. It feels like I’ve known him my entire life but this past year has flown by. I can’t describe with words how lucky I am to have a guy like him! I’d like to dedicate today’s blog to this amazing man who has made this past year so special. Continue reading

Milk the Lightning

I began drafting this blog for the song Milk the Lightning by Eleventyseven writing the song off as just a lighthearted and fun song not to be taken too seriously until I got to one lyric that changed the way I thought about the entire song. I initially picked this song because, on the surface it is about going insane and with finals week only 2 weeks away, I feel that I, myself, am going a bit insane. I thought that the reason the speaker was going insane was due to some factor that wasn’t explained in the song but I was wrong and the reason he is going insane changes everything. Continue reading