Purple stamps in the shapes of stars and hearts adorn sophomore Lilia Fuller’s light lavender walls as she sits in front of the camera, poised and ready to begin her latest Youtube video. However, today, Fuller has decided to mix things up a bit by reading to her viewers what she calls "A Letter to my Fibromyalgia."
The bell rings promptly at 3:02, and I’m more than eager to get home. The walk back from school can be relaxing, with hopes of a snack and possibly a nap getting closer with every step towards home. Reaching my doorstep, I take my backpack and reach for my key, where those early wishes of relaxation are shattered instantly against a harsh reality: homework.
A cynical person has a mistrust towards others and believes situations will turn out for the worst instead of for the better. If you consider yourself a cynical person, you might want to rethink that attitude. Cynical distrust, anger or hostility have been linked to heart problems and inflammation, and dementia may be another potential consequence of this bad attitude.