To my fellow Americans — How about not? Photo by Dawid Zawiła on Unsplash So terribly, terribly much has happened thus far in 2020. Especially if you live in America. Remember when we were all optimistic for the start of a new decade? I don’t either. Watching America deteriorate is essentially my only pastime now. Not particularly by choice, but … Continue reading Celebrating Independence Day Felt like a Betrayal
Ladies, you know we’ve been tricked. Photo by mohammed idris djoudi on Unsplash I was 14 when I started shaving my legs. According to my birth certificate, I’m one of those “female” types. I say it such a strange way because I always seem to be slow on the uptake about what it means. A tomboy, a late … Continue reading Now is the Best Time to Get Used to Your Leg Hair
Buzzed Book Review https://youtu.be/PG9OV9R4nKQ Book: https://www.amazon.com/Woman-Window-Novel-Finn/dp/0062791451 The Movie: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6111574/ Knives Out Movie: https://knivesout.movie/ Outro Music: "The Papergirl" by The Whole Other https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxfzyJ-HvEZbGmubAmfcsfQ/featured Channel Art and Thumbnails created with Canva - https://www.canva.com/ Video Edited with Hitfilm Express - https://fxhome.com/express or Adobe Rush - https://www.adobe.com/products/premiere-rush.html
Should you hide thoughts from the people you love? Photo by Ilario Piatti on Unsplash It’s been a long time since I’ve written. 2019 was my year of writing. I made a debut on Medium on New Year’s, with an article about self-fulfillment and productivity that was written out of increasing isolation. I found myself sharing that article … Continue reading Making the Hard Choice to Block My Family on Medium
What Arctic Fox Does to Dark Brown/Brunette Unbleached Hair https://youtu.be/6hAELlO5zek If you've ever wondered what Arctic Fox's semi-permanent dyes do to darker brown/brunette hair, this is the video for you! I try to dye my hair blue without bleach, and my hair is not at all blue when its done. Recommended Arctic Fox Colors for … Continue reading Failing to Dye My Hair Blue
One gamer just raised $135k in an hour with #HopeFromHome https://tiltify.com/united-way/hopefromhome There are some people who aren’t in risk of losing their jobs during the stay-at-home. Streamers and YouTubers, people with those mystical day jobs that occur on their own, at home, are waking up to the same workday as usual. Sitting in front of … Continue reading YouTubers and Video Gamers are Stepping Up in the Coronavirus
It's just not happening. Photo by David Travis on Unsplash I’ve been trying to complete National Novel Writing Month for at least five years now, without a single success. Hell, I don’t think I’ve written ten thousand words as a result of NaNoWriMo, which is a tenth of the goal. Maybe that fact should be … Continue reading I Failed NaNoWriMo for the Fifth Year in a Row
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All great authors work on the fly, right? Photo by Robert Bye on Unsplash I have an image of an author, and it’s probably untrue. Frazzled, they work in the poorly lit corner of a coffee shop or a den. Paper is everywhere, even if they work on a computer, and they wipe at black ink … Continue reading Yeah, I’m Behind, Okay?
How to carry memories that aren’t yours. Photo by Jaime Handley on Unsplash As far as I know, I’ve always been a dreamer. Way back when I was a small child, I’d always been happy to go on car rides, From infancy all the way through to my teenage years, I’d happily sit staring out … Continue reading I Can’t Escape My Daydreams