It’s spooky season and what’s spookier than vulnerability?Continue reading “Spooky Confessions: Dating Fears”
It’s the final day of voting for Fat Bear Week and high time I shared my reading stats for last month.Continue reading “September Wrap-up: I think I’m cured of brain worms”
Me: *turns off bedside lamp and snuggles under covers*
Brain: Oh! You’re heading to bed?
Me: That was the idea.
Brain: It’s only 10:45!
Me: Your point being?
Brain: I was hoping we could go over what happened today.
Me: No. Good night.
Brain: Suit yourself.
Me: ….what happened today?
Brain: You don’t remember? No one laughed at your jokes!
Brain: Wasn’t that awful?
Brain: Quick, let’s think up some better jokes.
Brain: You’ll want to write these down.
My very first therapist once asked about my sexuality.
I told her I was queerer than most people but still considered myself more-or-less straight.
Yes, I thought women were pretty in a strictly heterosexual way. Romantically and sexually, though, I only liked dudes.
At the time, I meant it.Continue reading “Writing from the Closet”
WHY HELLO. DID ANYONE ELSE HAVE AN INCREDIBLY BAD TIME DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST?Continue reading “August Wrap-Up: The dog days are NOT over”
Yesterday, I deactivated my OkCupid account.
I also wrote up a big list of why I was right to do so. Continue reading “Dating App Update”
Hello, it’s August now and I’m hopped up on jitters.
Let’s wrap up July, shall we? Continue reading “July Wrap-up”
June was…a month.
It’s normally my favorite month, what with all the Pride celebrations.
This month felt different.
Black lives matter.
Black art matters.
Black careers matter.
As a bookish community, let’s put our energy toward supporting Black authors.
How, you ask?
I made a list.
I stared at my monitor for a full minute trying to remember what I meant to write.
Oh right! It’s wrap-up day! Continue reading “May Wrap-Up: Things got worse”