A Few Words of (Supposed) Wisdom for a New School Year

Well, would you look at that? Summer’s over (or, if you were in summer school for the past 10 weeks, summer never began) and with that, a new school year is upon us. What does that mean exactly? Well, I don’t know. I guess it all depends on the person. Personally, I’m hoping to get out of here before I’m 30, but that just might be wishful thinking. Either way, it amounts to a new year and a new start, which is worth cheering.
And in lieu of a new start, I’ve decided to make my first column this year into a sort of to-do-list for life. The past few months have been somewhat of a roller coaster ride of emotions for me, forcing me to learn a few of those clich