Archive for August 2009


When College Takes on a Whole New Meaning. Part 2

August 20th, 2009 — 8:46am

Until Dietz’s senior year of high school, her father made no real effort to meet her. She wasn’t even sure if she wanted to meet him at all. “I thought that he had taken 17 years to get up the courage to meet me, and I wanted my time to decide when I wanted to meet him,” Dietz said. Apart from the fact that he was an alcoholic, Dietz knew very little about her father before his death. But she was forced to learn quickly.
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When College Takes on a Whole New Meaning. Part 1

August 13th, 2009 — 8:35am

Kristin Dietz isn’t your typical 20-year-old college student. Though she was an enthusiastic cheerleader in high school and almost always wears a coordinated outfit, Dietz has had a college experience that is nothing like most sweater set-wearing sorority girls’. During her college years, she has had to deal with more than most adults have ever faced in their entire lives. Just after almost losing her mother to cancer, her father was brutally murdered.
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Me Take a Hammer

August 5th, 2009 — 6:39am

I was trying write this song
But I couldn’t get the words right
So I took it to be repaired
He said “What an ugly sight!”
He said “We take a hammer, make it right.”
Now my music needs some chords
to go with my crazy beat
So I took it back again
To make my song complete
He said “Me take a hammer, make it right.”

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