NaNoWriMo: The Commencement

Today I woke up before the alarm, kissed Boyf, started the coffee, waited. For some reason the last few days I've been waking up at 5:56am, just before the alarm, and frankly I don't need coffee or much of anything even though the ritual stays the same. i am ready. Bathroom. Shower. Blanket. Coffee. Book. [...]


Good Enough

It's been a bit over a year at this point since I have started this blog and, like the pictures included in this post, it's been a mishmash of whatever. I can't even conjure a more sophisticated term for it--whatever. I began this to try to blog about fashion and fair trade chocolate or things [...]

Dingleberries of Fuckery, i.e. Ways In Which I Am Currently Feeling Undignified

Today, everything has felt just a teensy-weensy bit… Off. I woke up around 5am and laid there holding Boyf, heart pounding, thinking I needed to wake up and read this book and the quicker I read this book the quicker I could pitch a review of it to someone and oh shit I wanted to [...]

Quick Doses of Fear

Having some quick doses of fear and, in the off chance someone else may relate, thought I'd write a quick note. As mentioned earlier today, I'm working on this project and I'm thinking of bigger things for my future than I've ever really allowed myself to. However, it's hard to really think of those big [...]

NaNoWriMo: 20,000 Words!

Guess! What! Today, I officially hit twenty THOUSAND words on my NaNoWriMo project! Within two days I will officially be halfway through and holy shit, I can't believe I have stuck with it. I'm already getting sentimental thinking about how proud I am that I've been able to commit to something like this for this [...]

Scooter Ben

The first time I saw Scooter Ben was when I was thirteen and at my friend Sam’s house. I was there with my actual best friend, I’ll call her Curly, and Sam was one of those friends that isn’t a *real* friend so to speak--Curly and I felt rather privileged to be invited to her [...]