Dear Diary, Each day of this semester has been a blur. Each day bleeds into the next and I have lost all sense of control in my life. The student I was in January of 2020 and the student I am now are two different people....

Dear Diary, During COVID-19 attempts to stay "safer at home," being mandated to work from home, and already attending classes online, I've come to realize I don't actually like my home. It took over six months of working at the dining table and being in a...

Dear Diary, I hate and love online classes; I originally took distance learning classes because of the need for work and life balance. It helps me with schedules but it doesn’t help with my social life. To be honest, I am a shy person and I...

Dear Diary, I’m graduating next week!!! I am super excited, nervous, anxious, and all of the above lol. It’s been a long hard four years. I’ve lost a couple of friends and made some even better ones. I tell you nothing was worst than my junior...

Dear Diary, I am a senior in the College of Nursing, and I am struggling this semester. Online lectures are hard. The extra work is driving me insane. I have 3 regular exams, 3 national exams, and 4 final skill check offs within the next 1.5...

Dear Diary, I recently moved out in August for the first time. This has been hard being on my own and dealing with everything by myself and being alone most of the day. In September, a week after my birthday I had a late term miscarriage....

Dear Diary, The feeling of being alone has been so prevalent in my life lately. I try to have hope. I try to smile. Sometimes darkness overcomes and engulfs me. Even though times are hard I will never give up. Sometimes it’s hard to keep going...

Dear Diary, I am a senior at MTSU I’m majoring in computer information systems and analytics. I feel like there is such a huge weight on me to be one of the first people in my family to get a degree but also not to dissapoint...

Dear Diary, I’ve held it together for so long. Between school and working two jobs, I’m tired. But I also feel selfish and unappreciative for complaining, because I’m blessed to have access to an education unlike many. I’m blessed for my parents. All at the same...