We rely on this tiny little device to grant us instant gratification. We say we miss each other so we bookmark a day to “brunch” only to be holding up our phones obstructing our view of the other person. We cuddle side by side on the couch yet not a word flows between our lips as a show runs on screen. Modern technology is death … Continue reading We’re all Plugged
In my quest to live alone in my late twenties while I sort out my life, I’ve come to realize there’s quite a bit of down time between getting off from work and sleep. Thanks to streaming services like Netflix & Hulu, it’s fostered a new routine: binge watch old shows and reconnect with some of my favorite heroines. Time & time again though, I … Continue reading SATC: the friends I’ve always wanted
I lie awake unable to sleep head and heart thrown asunder losing my mind thinking about you this isnt love I tell myself. this is defeat. it’s not a battle for affection but a game of cat and mouse The worst part is, my heart’s pleading to spare you yet my head is chanting conquer so which do I feed? one on it’s knees… or … Continue reading What’s pride worth if we all lose
Year 1, I give up something very precious and dear to me Year 2, Doctors find abnormal cells in my body leading them to consider precancerous cells in my body Year 3, the family house I grow up in catches fire Year 3.5, my first long term boyfriend and I break up Year 4, I give up eating red meat and chicken from fear of the food … Continue reading Fkc Instagram. Here’s the real milestones I’ve hit.
Today is two days after the ubiquitous “May 4th” otherwise known as May the Fourth Be With You. A pop cultural phenomenon that’s blasted it’s radius worldwide since nerd culture became the new “IT” thing like froyo a decade back. After the famous May 4th every year, we nerds spend the next day(s) or day celebratinng Revenge of the Sixth (or fifth), depending on your … Continue reading Revenge of the Sixth: My Star Wars Story
I open the refrigerator door knowing there’s nothing good inside save for leftovers and uncooked groceries. 10 minutes go by and I find myself insatiable for something delicious. So I open the refrigerator door once more hoping there’s something worth eating yet knowing it’s the same as I left it the last time I opened it. Being with you makes me feel like this damned … Continue reading Loving you is like opening a fridge door
I’ll never forget my first internship at age 21 when my creative manager said the simple profound proclamation, “There will come a turning point in your life where you realize you are no longer invincible.” I gave him a side eye thinking to myself, who is this dude? I feel great and young and I don’t need you lecturing me on anything. I did feel invincible. … Continue reading At what age did your light go out?