After a particularly enjoyable serving shift, I arrived home energized and grinning stupidly. I think back to my high school years, when I strived to fit in, to be popular. I felt very alone in that time. I felt awkward and different. I hadn’t grown into my forehead or nose or 5’11” frame. I didn’t … Continue reading Popularity, Friendship & Community
Today is Sunday which means you should be relaxing. Need some inspiration to kick back? Or some choonz to jam out to during your Sunday routine? Here’s a playlist for you from me and the DJ boofrand. Hip Hop is Dead – Nas Hey Love – Quadron I Ain’t No Joke – Eric B. & … Continue reading Like Disco Superfly (or Songs You Need to Hear Now)
Good morning world! How are you feeling this morning? Are you refreshed or just functioning? How did your weekend’s activities play a role in your attitude and energy today? I just had a great weekend so I thought I’d share what made it so rejuvenating and energizing for me.
I was going to do January blogathon. A new post every day. But life. My mom came to town to visit for two weeks. I got a third job. I am moving house. And I think I’m coming down with… Enough excuses? My normal inclination would be to settle into a comfortable state of self criticism … Continue reading Reframing Failure
Don’t we all have some neatly folded fantasies in a hidden drawer somewhere? There are dreams like skinny jeans that we keep working towards, we keep trying them on. If you are of the persuasion that what you put in is what you get out… If you believe in the law of attraction… If you could … Continue reading Imagine, Work, Enjoy.
Announcement time! I’m a few days late in boarding this train, but it’s decided. I am going to blog every day for the remainder of January. Writing is my craft of choice and the only real way to improve is to practice and practice a whole lot. Each day there will be an alternating post … Continue reading January Blogathon!
Happy New Year! If you happened to read my last post, you’ll know Christmas was difficult. I found out afterwards that we lost not one, but two beautiful souls on Christmas eve. I am very thankful for a boyfriend who kept my head on straight at this time. It would be easy to allow the tragedy … Continue reading Filling a Blank Page