My Elementary School Journal: A Kenyon Story

Kindergarten Kaitlin Donnelly '15 wants you to send us your elementary school journals.

Kindergarten Kaitlin Donnelly ’15 wants you to send us your elementary school journals.

Building an identity at college can feel strange because your classmates at Kenyon didn’t necessarily know you when you were younger and scared shitless of horses. At the same time, building an identity at college is kind of awesome because I bet your classmates also didn’t know you during that braces-wearing Middle School Bully phase you went through in the seventh grade. This is a recurrent series on the Thrill devoted to embracing those horse-phobic/bully years and finding out how far we’ve come since then. Kenyon students are known for being strong in writing, but what did we write about when we were impressionable and ten years old? Find out after the jump! Continue reading