Seniors, parents of seniors, and college counselors, I know you are on pins and needles. Many colleges with Early Decision and Early Action programs will be releasing decisions in the next few days and weeks.
It doesn't matter where you live, I can feel your stress. You are reaching out to me on social media and email expressing your concerns, doubts, and second-guesses. You are asking for back-up plans, for more colleges to apply to just in case, or if the college essay should be re-written.
In those moments of doubt, remember these little gems of wisdom: