About The Blog

Hello there and welcome to Life As We Don’t Know It!

My name is Marga, and I am a college student at the University of Oregon. I’m a journalism major, specifically focusing on magazine and feature writing.

But with the technical stuff out of the way, let me explain to you what exactly this blog actually is.

People who know me tend to call me weird, but they know that I have optimism in everything around me. So, when my friends are down, or it’s raining outside, I try to help people see the “light of day” in an otherwise dark situation.

A few days ago, the rain returned, after a long period of beautiful sunny days. As the students trudged to and from class, I slowed my step and took in everything around me: the color of the grass, the sound of Jónsi, the smell of the purple flowers, and the feel of the rain. It was gorgeous. And that’s when it struck me: even in the most horrible conditions, there is something beautiful.

Thus, this blog formed.

My goal: 365 days of beautiful things, whether it is a song, video, picture, website, or quip

My hopes: people will view this blog and begin to see the world in a new light. Which is so desperately needed.

My anticipation: the next year!

It will be a challenge, but I daresay I will do it!

Welcome to Life As We Don’t Know It. And welcome to the world.

6 Responses to “About The Blog”

  1. Nicole Alexander June 6, 2010 at 8:45 am #

    hi finally figured out the blog thing.. LOVE YOURS thank you. Now i”m counting on you to cheer me up on my blah days.

  2. Matt V June 17, 2010 at 11:42 pm #

    Excellent Marga, why didn’t I know about this before?! We must add each other to our blogrolls!

  3. margasaur June 18, 2010 at 7:51 am #

    Matt, for sure! (how exactly do I go about with the blog roll thing? i’m really learning the basics of wordpress still!)

  4. Graham July 30, 2010 at 11:47 pm #

    A beatiful blog, and a great attitude tolife. Keep smiling!

  5. ReadersHeaven September 21, 2010 at 10:09 am #

    Hi, nice to meet you !

  6. Brad Smith October 13, 2011 at 3:06 pm #

    Hey, just stumbled upon your blog. Some great posts here. Hope you’re still enjoying your music.

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