It’s rather confusing. Sometimes it’s funny and illuminating, but usually it’s disorienting, shocking, and even disturbing. Welcome to your transition.
“A cold coming we had of it,
Just the worst time of the year
For a journey, and such a long journey…”
Why do some people talk about changing into their better selves?
I’ve been keeping a daily journal for more than 15 years. It’s all I can do to keep from going all existential when I finish one and start with a clean slate.
Two of the silliest assumptions you can make are to think everyone is like you, or to think no one is like you.
The past couple years surfaced more uncertainties than I had expected at this point in my life. Careers were supposed to have linear trajectory, right?
This is a guest post by my friend and top-notch human, Ricky Ortiz. Ricky Ortiz is a native New Yorker who’s also lived in Florida, Washington State, and South Carolina. […]
Time speeds up in the summer. You feel the lethargy drain out of your bones, finally but slowly, as you escape to the sunshine in the backyard. The long days […]
We are frequently bombarded about stories of conflict—unhealthy relationships, warring groups, and problems that seem impossible to solve. Yet there are also stories all around us that show us what it […]
It happened all of a sudden. After writing for a year and three months, plus another five or so months editing, I arrived at another landmark. I finished editing the […]