What a great start to 2015! I rang in the New Year in New York, came back to the DR to house sit with my new favorite dog and two new cat friends, sent out draft 1 of part 1 of The Nation to reader-friends, paid my deposit for my Peru trip, and already managed to … Continue reading Here’s the thing about January
I kicked off December by making myself at home in my new apartment. I acknowledged my NaNoWriMo loss and persevered. I finished Part 1 of Draft 1 of Novel 1. I mourned with brothers and sisters all over the United States who mourned losses and the suffering of being silenced. I signed up for a … Continue reading Here’s the thing about December
It's Christmas week and I have a gift for all of you! It's a blog of book quotes! Hooray! I've always highlighted, underlined, and copied lines and quotes from the books I read and I finally decided to do something with them. So far I've uploaded over 200 quotes and will continue to add to … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
In the month of November I went white water rafting down the longest river in the Caribbean. I took a solo writing retreat. I turned 25 and celebrated with a sleepover slumber party. I ate good Thanksgiving food with friends who have become family. I moved and am living by myself for the first time. … Continue reading Here’s the thing about November
A couple years ago, Sarah Alleman (a Detroit-based photographer and activist) began a year-long journey to photograph and publish a coffee-table book filled with experiential date ideas for couples, arranged by season. A Year of Adventures, My Dear is meant for any couple anywhere, and all the photo shoots and production takes place locally in … Continue reading Here’s the thing about A Year of Adventures, My Dear
Here's the thing about October: it's over tomorrow and I forgot to watch any Halloween movies. Last year I had much more Halloween spirit. I watched Hocus Pocus and Beetlejuice and Double, Double, Toil and Trouble and The Nightmare Before Christmas! I gave kittens names like Pumpkin and Pie and Scarecrow! This year all I … Continue reading Here’s the thing about October
Here's the thing about September - it's over. Crazy, huh? Only three more months before we're ringing in another new year (which I'll be doing in Brooklyn, baby - hazah!). Only three more weeks until we end our first marking period at Las Palmas, which means my first grade sweethearts and I will be a … Continue reading Here’s the thing about September