You’re entirely too fat in your face. You have neck wrinkles so don’t ever wear necklaces; you don’t want people to look at your neck. How do you already have lines on your forehead. Don’t cut your hair, your cheeks are already too big it will make them look bigger. Your arms are too big […]Read more "Beloved."
It’s 1:13pm on a Thursday in October and i can finally feel the space in my head again. The sun is warm on my face, stretching my skin tight. The breeze is light and blowing wisps of hair across my lips to get stuck in my chapstick. I feel it all. It feels so good. […]Read more "Home."
I write every single day. That has never been a problem. I started keeping notebooks when I was in the 6th grade. I would fill up one notebook a year at that age… all of which I kept hidden under my mattress because my mom was a snoop (God bless mothers who care). Now I’m […]Read more "9:18pm Hozier Pandora"
Precursor: This was written a year ago… so clearly I decided not to go into the Peace Corps. Although there were many reasons for this decision, I realized that the paper I submitted still rings true for everything I want to accomplish with my life. So although I have the same goals, I chose a […]Read more "Although I Took a Different Route"
So I’ve started dancing again. I never really stopped per say.. but it has been a significant 3 years since I routinely walked into that sacred room full of mirrors with my bare feet. I will never be a professional dancer. I am not limiting myself by saying that; I simply recognized that truth a […]Read more "On Dancing and Picking my Nose in the Car"
This is certainly going to be the last sort of blog post you’d expect to read from someone currently backpacking through SE Asia. And I’ll probably waiver on if I should even post this for a solid hour. But with the small likelihood that someone else may find solidarity or strength in my words, I’m […]Read more "Those feelings, darling."
Today I realized that I forgot to explain something pretty significant about this blog: the tagline. “May the next few months be a period of magnificent transformation.” Upon first scan, it’s pretty easy to assume this tagline choice was in reference to moving to Madrid. Well of course she’ll go through some transformation while traveling! […]Read more "Tiny Explanations"