Theresa Braun

Wordsmith @LikeableMedia & @EmersonCollege alum. Will own a pet fox someday.


We’ll Never Have Paris

The city was burning under the sun and beneath the microscope of my scrutiny. We shouldn’t have been tourists. The skin beneath my collarbone shouldn’t have been bright…


We’ll Never Have Paris

The city was burning under the sun and beneath the microscope of my scrutiny. We shouldn’t have been tourists. The skin beneath my collarbone shouldn’t have been bright…


An American’t In Paris

Darth Vader Thinks You’re More Than Okay 

When a young man in a Star Wars: Empire Strikes Back t-shirt tells you not to loathe yourself for…


Pick Up Pieces As You Go

Heart is where the home is. 


When I was a sophomore in high school, I spent most afternoons on CollegeBoard.org, reading articles, comparing…


On Not Being Wise


“People search for certainty. But there is no certainty. People are terrified – how can you live and not know? It is not odd at all. You only think…

Living in a Parallel Universe


One summer afternoon last year, I was sitting with a friend in overcast Bryant Park, carrying on a lazy conversation while anticipating the sky opening up to…