It’s Monday, still year-end (in my muggle job), and pretty much Arctic outside. Definitely not an ideal start to the work week. Here’s what I’m clutching in my grabby hands to get me through: Music (aka my Someone’s Got a Case of the Mondays playlist) Juice – Lizzo Domino – Jessie J I Forgot That… Continue reading +3 to Resilience
I had a post drafted yesterday, in which I was trying to be eloquent and thoughtful with my feelings about bidding a fond farewell to burlesque this weekend. It was pretty flowery, because that’s what I tend to fall back on when I’m trying to find the right way to phrase difficult feelings. I tend… Continue reading The Fondest Farewell
I really love the concept of blogging. I love reading blogs and (figuratively) getting to know other bloggers through the stories they tell and pieces of their lives they choose to share. However, I struggle with my own. I wonder what story I have to tell and if anyone out there is even interested in… Continue reading Blogger Feels
some days i feel heavy weighed down by the balancing act between my means and my ideals some days i feel useless like i’m ice skating uphill into the wind that blows hard against change some days i feel hopeless like nothing i can do makes any difference to the ever-perpetuating function of society’s machine
For years, I loved to dress in vintage reproduction clothing. Nothing made me happier than circle skirts and wiggle dresses, cat-eye liner, red lipstick, and a mini-pomp. I followed vintage bloggers, collected vintage jewelry and clothing, and aspired to be as pin-up as possible. Recently, however, (and by recently, I mean September/October of 2016, so… Continue reading (What) Do Clothes Maketh the Woman?
About a month ago, after completing a few performance commitments, an audition, a call back, and subsequently choosing not to take the part offered to me after said audition and call back, I took some time to reflect on which activities I enjoy most, where I spend my energy, and what I want my life… Continue reading Choosing to Scale Back
(Disclaimer: I know this list is frivolous and exhibits examples of my privilege. It’s meant to be fun and cheeky, because I really do love some of the things that people give Millennials crap about all the time.) It’s Thursday, so, here, have this list of stereotypical “millennial” things that I unironically like: Avocado Toast… Continue reading Just “Millennial” Things