Something Wicked This Way Comes

This weekend marks the final weekend of September – and thank God for that. Because as soon as Tuesday hits, you, me, and everyone else better be ready for the month-long celebration of Halloween. It’s a beautiful thing, isn’t it? Autumn is finally here, which means the leaves are changing colors and other wondrous bullshit […]

It’s the Final Countdown

Our federal government has less than a week left to get its shit together. Come October 1, we will all be waiting to hear about the shutdown. It’s like waiting for Doomsday all over again…sort of. As of right now, our federal government is divided between the Democratic-controlled Senate and the Republican-controlled House. And essentially, […]

Quarter Life Crisis

So what, so I’ve got a smile on, but it’s hiding the quiet superstitions in my head. Don’t believe me, don’t believe me, when I say I’ve got it down. – John Mayer, Why Georgia Ever since I hit the big 2-0, everyone has told me that my twenties will hold the best times of […]

My Worst Fear

I was trying not to stare. I was mesmerized. The green and grey flecks amidst your blue eyes met mine. I had no idea who you were, as I stood there at the top of those stairs. The night that I first met you changed my life. Your eyes made me nervous – you made […]

When the Trust is Gone

My mom has always told me, “No relationship can exist without trust. Once you’ve lost someone’s trust, it’s extremely difficult to get it back.” Sometimes, losing trust happens instantaneously and sometimes, it’s a gradual buildup of lies, miscommunications, and misunderstandings. Relationships (with family members, friends, and significant others) require trust as the foundation. It’s what […]