Katie K

United States of America

Daughter of the one who first loved the world.
Just trying to love life and live simply.

Published Work

Improbable Flavor

The taste of Success.

Success tastes sweet. It's the cherry lollipop your mother gave you for tying your shoes. Full of flavor and a reminder of how far praise pushes you forward. 

Truths and Untruths

Just Go

  • I wish to leave.
  • I wish to change my everyday scenery.
  • I wish to live simply.
  • I wish to meet new people.
  • I wish to love new places.
  • I wish to experience things unimaginable.
  • I wish to climb the highest peaks.
  • I wish to view the deepest waters.
  • I wish to just go.
  • I wish I could escape my thoughts.

Too bad my mind keeps me stuck here.

Selfie-Reflection Competition 2015

The Selfie

What is a selfie? It is an image that you take of yourself, sometimes with other people. Truly there are many different kinds of selfies. There's the "Hey, I feel really beautiful today, and I want to capture it to remember the way I did my hair" or "My friends and I are so funny and our goofy faces are ones that I want to keep with me forever". Or even "Oh, look at me and my cleavage. Come be attracted to me". 

We can't cover something like the selfie with a single statement. Too many variables are already in place with the first click of the shutter. I can see the bad that it has caused, but I can also view the confidence it has given people. 

No matter what happens, I refuse to let the world make me see nothing but the bad. Everything that has ever happened to this young world of ours has had negative and...