Updated Chapter Titles

Hola! As the book has progressed, I have had to update some of the initial chapter titles. Take a look! Chapter One: Meeting the Enemy Chapter Two: Rise to power Chapter Three: Hurricane Irene Chapter Four: You’ve Got To Be Kidding- The Characters of Student Government Chapter Five: I Didn’t Get Any Chapter Six: Yes,…

Meeting the Enemy

Hi there, (insert something witty and semi- insulting to the reader): Here is the first extended look at Chapter One of my book, A Collection of Unfortunate Truths! Enjoy! “Debra Palomino is what you’d call an alcoholic. I take that back. Kind of. I met Debra during the 2010- 2011 academic year at our undergraduate…

An Unintentional Brief Hiatus

After a brief hiatus, I am back! I’m sure many of you were crying over my absence, and by that I definitely mean, of course, no one cried at all. I am far less popular than I think I am. Anyway… This week was full of semi-tedious and minuscule tasks: starting a new job, organizing…

Transparency- A Short Rant

For the readers that weren’t aware… I will be pursuing a Master’s of Public Administration this fall. Ideally, I will use my degree to work in Urban Development and City Revitalization; however, if the opportunity should present itself, I will run for a Public Office. With that said, I have had a few friends address…

Meeting the Enemy.

As promised, here is a sample from the first chapter. Enjoy! “Chapter One: Meeting the Enemy Debra Palomino is what you’d call an alcoholic. I take that back. Kind of.  I met Debra during the 2010- 2011 academic year at our undergraduate institution. We were both a part of the student government organization, and we…

Talk About A Gift!

As some of you already know via my Twitter, I moved to Connecticut this past Monday, the 29th. Remember how I was saying that I could not seem to stop writing my book? Well, what a gift moving was! I haven’t touched the thing in over 5 days! The crazier thing is that I haven’t…

What is it Called?

Howdy there, internet folk! The weather this summer has been absolutely crazy! I mean, the thunderstorms alone have been some of the greatest storms I have ever witnessed; however, with storms comes the possibility of power outages, etc. Fortunately, for me, I didn’t have to deal with the inconvenience of losing power, but I did…

The First Sample

Hey! If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen the picture that I had posted a little earlier this evening. It was a small glimpse of what I am currently working on. Since some of the picture was very readable, I have decided to use the content of the image as my first…

Writing a Book

Good evening, friends… and random internet people that somehow made their way to my blog! I’m glad you could make it! Over the past few weeks, I have been writing a book based on my experiences during my last year as an undergraduate student. I am looking to use this blog as an outlet to…

A Sweet Treat For You: Fruit Tarts

Our friend, Laura, is back with a great installment and this time she takes on a classic treat! Check it out! Hey Edible Opinions readers! I have a great recipe for you that’s perfect for summer occasions. It’s a simple fruit tart. Fruit tarts are a classic dessert that is showcased in every great bakery…