To learn.

To grow.

To live with intention.

To be vulnerable. 

To deconstruct what it means to be human. 

To self-heal. 

To be mindful. 

To be observant. 

To share personal experience. 

To become a more authentic version of myself. 

To discover. 

To build a meaningful community. 

To be present. 

To question social and cultural norms. 

To see and think differently. 

To be challenged. 

To feel deeply. 

To understand my perspective. 

To find my voice. 

To give. 

To be. 

Fall 2019 | First year MFA at Mills College in Oakland, CA