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Living right

April 13, 2017


there are times I think about how shitty life can be because people are really awful and you and I must watch and see   a world destroy itself humanity torn apart but one thing keeps me going when times get really hard:   one day I’ll be dead and one day you’ll be dead […]

I read the comments

April 12, 2017


I wish that I could give you pretty words about tomorrow wrap them up with ribbons and set them underneath a tree take you out to dinner and wait until dessert have the waiter sing a song for the restaurant to see   I wish that I could mark up plans for days after tomorrow […]

The time has come

April 28, 2016


“So it goes,” the walrus said, “as it does with everything: With sun – and moon – and young, first love – with life – and with all dreams – and with the wind that blows the ocean and with the tree’s loose leaves.”   “But can’t I keep it?” I asked he, holding to […]

Apple Poe

July 4, 2013


*This post is meant to be read in conjunction with the song [Something happened in 198(9)] Wouldn’t it be funny if Edgar Allan Poe baked AND wrote poetry? I’d call him Edgar Apple Pie. Get it? I love to bake. I don’t do it as much as I would like to, but there’s something about […]

Lines and hearts and things

February 16, 2012


This year marks the second Valentine’s Day since I started dating that I’ve been single, last year was the first. To be honest, it feels kind of awesome. Don’t get me wrong, having someone to be with on Valentine’s Day is all fine and good. It can be romantic and sweet and touching. But, frankly, […]


January 12, 2012


As someone who struggles with depression and anxiety, I’ll be the first person to tell you to not take happiness for granted. I don’t mean “everything in my life is perfect” happiness. I know how rare that is.   I’m talking about those moments in your day when you’re driving around, the sun is warming […]

Music: My Soul Food

December 24, 2011


I’ve seen and heard a lot of quotes about music but one has always stayed with me, possibly because of how true it rings to me: I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force […]