A fairy tale spanning the 4.5 years since I last talked with you.
It’s funny how we spend our lives wandering in circles, thinking we’re traveling in straight lines from Point A to Point B(etter).
In my head, I’ve already written the scripts for the next five films in the Sharknado franchise.
Want to know how my brain works pretty much all the time?
Poem: I once heard of a poetess / whose ideas blossom in her gut / like unplanned pregnancies.
Do you ever feel like your body is too small to hold all your emotions? Yeah, me too.
Today, one of the most quietly amazing women I’ve ever met turns a year older. Here’s why you should care: in the course of this post, she will restore your faith that people can be unbearably beautiful, scary smart, wicked funny, and still remain completely down-to-earth.
Designer babies are a very real possibility. Some IVF clinics are publicizing their pending ability to manipulate hair, eye, and skin color, not to mention sex and height. Plus – Coming soon! – intelligence, creativity, everything.
If the “marrow” Thoreau speaks of is the secret meaning life holds at its core, then words are the tools that crack life’s bones wide open. And me? I am studying to be a butcher.
G*ddamn you, Joss Whedon.