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What it means to be vulnerable

February 1, 2017


“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken.” – C.S. Lewis Advertisements

Why I dyed my hair red

January 5, 2017


Girl Combing Her Hair (1909) – William McGregor Paxton Last New Year’s Eve, I dyed my hair red.

On dead days and my Franny Glass phase

December 26, 2016


“I’m just sick of ego, ego, ego. My own and everybody else’s. I’m sick of everybody that wants to get somewhere, do something distinguished and all, be somebody interesting. It’s disgusting.” “It’s everybody, I mean. Everything everybody does is so — I don’t know — not wrong, or even mean, or even stupid necessarily. But […]

Millennial Uncool

November 26, 2016


Hello friend, I am a millennial uncool.

Heart burn

November 25, 2016


My heart has a hole in it, and everything is pouring out.

The Burning Pain of Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Your Type”: Reflections on Music and Heartache

October 31, 2016


Music has always been the greatest conveyor of emotions. A beautiful melody infused with heart-wrenching lyrics works like a drug. Nothing like “Build Me Up Buttercup” to reminisce the good ol’ days picnicking at the beach, eh? While listening to certain songs to bring back good memories works wonders, for me the best thing about […]

How I manage anxiety (or at least try to manage anxiety)

September 5, 2016


Anxiety’s a bitch, we all know that. But sometimes, she hates some people more than others. That’s when she gets crippling. But you don’t have to let her win – you mustn’t let her win. Here’s how I fight anxiety.