Sometime in the summer of 2011 “Hey, this may be a weird question and I don’t mean to offend you, but are you bi or gay? I’m kinda getting that vibe” This was probably followed by some emoji to relieve some of the tension. “Hahaha no I’m not.” I didn’t think so. People made “gay” […]Read More The Most Life-Altering Text Message I Have Ever Received.
“Congratulations, Tom, you are now officially the President of Danceworks Productions.” Around a year ago today, I was inducted as President of the most incredible club I’ve every known about. For those of you who don’t know what this club does, let me briefly explain. Danceworks Productions is the largest organization at Hofstra University with […]Read More A Personal Letter To Danceworks as My Time As President Comes To An End
When my alarm went off this morning at 10 am (exactly an hour before my class starts), I decided to take the L for the day and miss my first class. I wanted to get to the gym but I didn’t want to go at night. I rested my eyes a little longer then checked […]Read More A Personal Letter to Hofstra University from a Soon-To-Be Graduate.
Starting college is like jumping off of a cliff into dark waters; you see the water but the water is a mystery. Is the water going to be fresh or salty? Is it going to be warm or cold? Is it deep or shallow? For me, I jumped in with my arms out and mind […]Read More Danceworks Productions is More Than Just a Club
Typically, 5:45 am is not my favorite time to wake up. I’m just completing three hours of sleep when my iPhone alarm goes off and I force my eyes open. I stretch for a second and turn to see my packed suitcase just a few feet from the door. This only means one thing… it’s […]Read More South Africa (Day 1)