Core Tenets

A year ago when I decided I wanted to apply to be a YAV, I had ideas about what was going to be really hard for me and what wasn’t going to be as hard. I had researched the program and had several friends or people I look up to go through the program, so … Continue reading Core Tenets


3 Weeks

It’s been almost three weeks since I began this journey to New Orleans. My mom and I drove 17 hours, spending a night in Birmingham, AL, to get to NOLA on Friday, August 18th. It was a long drive that I hope to not do again until next August, but it was also really wonderful … Continue reading 3 Weeks