personal, veganism

The one where Emily attends many evening events

Good afternoon, internet! This week was rather uneventful (no news is good news, though). By Monday I had finished 3/4 of my cumulative projects, and by tomorrow I should finish my AP Biology storybook. It is about a young, curious octopus named Olivia who travels the ocean and observes symbiotic relationships, and I think it is hella cute. Here are…

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Coloring and Prom

Hi internet! My last AP exam was on Monday (AP Biology). I have honestly blocked it from my brain but I remember it being difficult and time-crunchy. Of course, everyone else seems to think it was harder than I think it was, so that means I still have a shot at a 5! It’s great to be done with my…

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Here comes the sun + AP week recap

Hello internet! It’s me, Emily G. Well, I don’t know how I did it, but I did it. I have completed three of my four AP exams: AP Literature and Composition, AP Calculus BC, and AP European History. Here’s how I felt about each one: AP Lit: super easy multiple choice and I feel good about the Kite Runner question…

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Here we go!!!

Hi internet This morning me and my dad biked for one hour (his Iron Man training schedule is really ramping up!) and then we ran to Union Station in medium-to-heavy constant rain. We got totally soaked but it wasn’t quite as bad as I expected, although the Metro ride back to Bethesda was pretty unpleasant (they had the AC on…

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everything hurts

Hi blog! This week was hard but not quite as bad as I expected it to be. Mrs. Keller (my AP Biology teacher) was absent three days in a row, and then bombarded us with work when she got back, so that wasn’t the super fun. This week my school participated in the Every 15 Minutes anti-drinking and driving thing,…

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[creative title]

Hi blog! My dad’s IronMan training plan is ramping up, so this morning we biked 45 minutes before doing the usual 12 on CCT. I’ve grown to really enjoy biking first, it’s a nice little warm-up, and a great opportunity to watch Netflix (I’m just about to finish HIMYM 🙁 i wish it would never end.) I opted for a…

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