(no subject)

Date: 2012-12-31 12:03 am (UTC)
tim: Tim with short hair, smiling, wearing a black jacket over a white T-shirt (Default)
From: [personal profile] tim
Wellesley's program sounds nice, or I wish I had met you earlier so I could realize I wasn't actually as dumb as I felt.

Heh, well, I'm not sure if meeting me that much earlier would have been helpful. I hadn't dealt with a lot of these issues yet and I was still insecure and judging people for not being smart in ways I thought I would show I was smart (spelling, grammar, and such). I mean... more so than now :-)

In the past I've wished I'd tried to get into an undergrad program like MIT instead of Wellesley, so that I would have been better prepared for grad school academically. Now, I don't know. I don't know if it would have broken my spirit, or forced me to confront some of my issues sooner.

Did you know your post was all about me? :p I dunno, it is helpful to me to read your experiences to put my own in context. So thanks for that, anyway.

Heh, well, the main reason i write stuff like this is the hope that other people will recognize themselves in it and that they'll say something so I can see I'm not alone!
From:
Anonymous( )Anonymous This account has disabled anonymous posting.
OpenID( )OpenID You can comment on this post while signed in with an account from many other sites, once you have confirmed your email address. Sign in using OpenID.
User (will be screened if not on Access List)
Account name:
Password:
If you don't have an account you can create one now.
Subject:
HTML doesn't work in the subject.

Message:

 
Notice: This account is set to log the IP addresses of everyone who comments.
Links will be displayed as unclickable URLs to help prevent spam.

Profile

tim: Tim with short hair, smiling, wearing a black jacket over a white T-shirt (Default)
Tim Chevalier

September 2014

S M T W T F S
 1234 56
78 910 111213
1415 1617181920
21222324252627
282930    

Most Popular Tags

Style Credit

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags