Category: Original Works

Day 8: Three Things

This prompt is going to be difficult. I am supposed to write about three things I have in common with my best friend, which is a problem because how do you define a best friend? And who is my best friend? 8. Three things you and your best friend […]

Day 7: #mood

Emotions are funny things. One small action can have an impact on your entire mood for the day. I know people who have an incredible handle on their emotions. My boyfriend, for example, is probably the pinnacle of controlling-emotions. If something’s bothering him, he’s still completely capable of […]

Day 6: Good Habits

I think this post will be a natural transition from the last post I did! Always a fun time to have things that line up back-to-back. 6. One thing you need to start doing. I’ve been trying to keep track of a habits log in my Bullet Journal, […]

Day 5: Bad Habits

Habits are so difficult to keep up with. Especially when it comes to breaking bad ones! Today’s prompt reminded me of bad habits, so I thought I’d 5. One thing you need to stop doing So I have an issue where I’m literally too accommodating to other people. […]

Day 3: Gratitude

It’s day #3 of the poetry challenge I set out to do! Technically, yes, it’s April 5th, but I’m catching up! 3. What are you most grateful for? This is a difficult prompt, since I have so many blessings and privileges in my life already, so finding the […]

4 Pictures That Define Cosmopolitanism

For the past four weeks, I’ve been taking an online class called┬áCulture & Identity in World Politics through my school, the University of Denver. Throughout the course, we’ve been reading about and discussing what makes up an identity, what makes us who we are, and how it applies to the rest of the world.

We’re concluding the course on cosmopolitanism, a school of thought that basically means you don’t identify with any one place or culture, but rather you consider yourself a citizen of the world.

Our final assignment is to compile a set of images that representing cosmopolitanism. Here are four photos that represent cosmopolitanism.