Thoughts on Real Life

My house was broken into on Sunday and precious things were stolen. Most of all from my roommate, but from me, too. And it’s pretty much the worst, because it’s talking to the police and having your things covered in red dust and visiting pawn shops, but mostly it’s knowing that on a Sunday afternoon … Continue reading

Playlist: Songs That Inspired This Week

I’d like to do this from time to time, meaning I would like to do it every week but I don’t trust that I’ll actually make that happen. You may know, I really like music. There’s rarely a moment during the day that I’m not listening to something, and I think a good song can … Continue reading

How Do I Begin?

F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote in The Great Gatsby that “life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” Agreed. Whenever I think about starting again, I remember heading off to school in the fall, crunching red leaves under my feet, orangey light caught in the trees, blue skies so clear they seem … Continue reading