Constellations

Last night, I stopped and looked up.

I had gotten out of my car and was ready to walk straight through the front door of my home again like I always do, but some strange force compelled me not to do that this time. I decided that I wanted to see the sky. Granted, it wasn’t the best view of the sky (light pollution is an unfortunate reality living in suburbia). But I persisted. And slowly but surely, I could see tiny flecks of light dotted across the sky. 

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The one where he gets accepted

Note: In anticipation of arriving at Stanford in just a few months, I thought it would be cool to share the reflection I wrote a few weeks after I got accepted. This has been sitting in my drafts for a while, and it sat there as I went back and forth, unsure if I should publish it or not. As this post already suggests, I decided to publish this out there, at the very least for my own memory. I hope you enjoy it! 

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