Time is 2:26am. New day. New blog post. I woke up around midnight. I knew immediately I would not be going back to sleep for a while. I still tried to fool myself by keeping my eyes closed and breathing long and slow. I eventually got up to pee. And somewhere along the way, I… Continue reading Can’t sleep won’t sleep – 9/100
My 10-year high school reunion happened last year in November. When I saw the Facebook invite several months earlier, I stopped a second. A flood of emotions and thoughts ran through me. Up until a couple years ago, high school was my least favorite time on Earth. I bookmarked it as some of my lowest… Continue reading The low low – 2/100
I know, I know - I've posted all over Snapchat and Instagram about this damn marathon week I just had. It was a good time for me, sort of like a vacation, hell, and productive period rolled into one. And today was the culmination - the big 26.2. Below are some highlights. Overheard while running: "Holy Jesus"… Continue reading Marathon thoughts
"Put that thing away and smell the roses!" Referring to the phone in my hand, a man popped up out of nowhere and stepped into stride with me as I walked toward the office in downtown LA. I laughed and turned off the screen. I had been reading one of my favorite bloggers' recent posts - it… Continue reading Roses
Quote of the day month year lifetime: "Do you, and do you well." - Anjelah Johnson (aka Bon Qui Qui) That is all. And also the fact that she is not just a hilarious ghetto lady. She is a super legit woman of faith, substance, and talent. I was very very impressed by her stand-up… Continue reading
Did you know that you need to get a background check to apply for a visa in Spain? Or at least students do. Crazy.
I visited my high school in the morning today. I ran into my senior year English teacher. She squinted her eyes, leaned her head toward me. I laughed and we exchanged a few words. She said I looked familiar but when she heard my voice, she knew she had me in class before. I was confused,… Continue reading Voice