A note, to Clouds, on balance.

Dear Clouds, I'm sorry to tell you this but balance is bullshit. *read this article. it's full of slap you in your face truth -- which i think is some of the best kind of truth there is. like this one: More than 50 years ago, the United States was roiled by the feminist and [...]


I needed a year.

it's been a weird day. so i figured i'd write. the past handful of days have been...weird. Clouds, really? you're writing but not really saying anything. explore? good idea. So I found out Friday that I was accepted to an internship program, that I'd be moving, that I'd finally move forward instead of sitting impatiently [...]

135-40-125-130 — or on numbers

[numbers & happy] real talk: I've attempted to write this post quite a few times. I actually thought I had started it a few times but when I went to my drafts folder, all that there was was the title and blank space. Thinking about it vaguely, it's been attempted 5 times over the past [...]

$50 words on a $5 budget — or, on language

[language & happy] So I started writing about my experience with language a while back. Per usual, this process began on a random notepad and scrap pieces of paper, which have since been misplaced after months of not returning to the topic. Recent reflections, readings, and reactions to conversations brought back those thoughts...though I can't [...]

one in a million…revisited.

I've talked about the idea that I've been told I'm one in a million billion before...like way-back-when-before-I-realized-I'm-not-everyone's-cup-of-tea before. I (serendipitously/universe-guided/Godwinked) ended up reading this post as I waited for my flight to board, in the middle of traveling and stressing and hoping. After reading my thoughts written about 2 1/2 years ago, the following things [...]