Cassie Bluemner


Creative writing major whose top bucket list item is to become a famous writer. Currently, a food and beverage server, substitute teacher, and basketball coach. Love, love, love being busy, but in my free time I enjoy laying out by the pool, plowing through books on my Kindle, and eating pizza.

8 Times It Sucks Being The Tall Girl, Even As An Adult

By Cassie Bluemner
Let's face it: I'm sure there are hundreds of articles out there pertaining to life as a tall girl. But in the past week alone, I've heard enough comments about my height to make me want to rip my hair out, or maybe just shrink a few inches. (Maybe…

Why Every Friend Group Needs That One Person Who's Brutally Honest

By Cassie Bluemner
I've always been the type of person who worries about what other people think. It's never been easy for me to be the bearer of bad news. This is why I wasn't the kind of team leader I was expected to be in college. When it came down to it, I…

10 Quotes From 'She's The Man' That Are Still Amazing 10 Years Later

By Cassie Bluemner
I don’t know about you, but I can specifically remember being a 15-year-old-tomboy who fell in love with the movie, "She’s the Man." To be frankly honest, it’s probably safe to say that my best friend at the time and I were quite obsessed with…

Why I'm Thankful My Loved Ones Didn't Try To Force Me Into Sobriety

By Cassie Bluemner
Not too long ago, there was a point in my life when I truly believed the only solution to any problem or bad feeling was cracking open a beer or making a mixed drink that was far too strong for my well-being. A bad day at work turned into a night…

Why Settling For Temporary Happiness Only Hurts You In The Long Run

By Cassie Bluemner
I’m 23 years old, and I can count more than 23 instances when I chose to settle. Not one of those instances allowed me to be happy. The fact is, every single time I choose to settle, I give up on myself and throw away any hope to attain what I truly…