The Dreaded Question

I just read a great post by Nadine Brandes on The Dreaded Question:

The first fifteen years of your life are spent in blissful ignorance. All you have to do is grow up, do the homework, go adventuring, navigate friendships and awkward crushes and different sports. But then…you hit junior year of high school and it happens. For the lucky ones, it doesn’t happen until senior year of high school. But I can guarantee that….IT. WILL. HAPPEN.

The question.

“So, what are you going to do once you graduate?”

And the answer is…


Read the rest of the post here.

This really speaks to me right now, during this crazy, post-highschool, everyone-assumes-you-should-be-in-college time of life I’m in right now. Because yes, I’m panicking, and no, I don’t really have any plans anymore. But sometimes that’s ok. Thank you, Nadine, for helping me realize that.

If you don’t know Nadine yet, you must. She’s the sweetest, most amazing human ever. And she’s a ninja, so watch out! 😉 Nadine Brandes