for when you’re Big Sad

To my precious, sad noodle: Right now, you feel like you’re going to feel like this forever. The waves of pain have washed over you again, and you’re drowning, breathing in and swallowing the briny, salty water faster than you can spit it out and take a breath. It feels overwhelming and terrifying. You’ve beenContinue reading “for when you’re Big Sad”

read me

Who am I to sink into the comforts of life when countless others aren’t even guaranteed survival right now? Who am I to bemoan having to take on a second job so that I can get by AND live somewhat comfortably when countless others aren’t even guaranteed survival right now, and I am finally learningContinue reading “read me”

astral affairs

I am a meteor. Through wisps of clouds I see the giant see-saw bathed in blood, one end marked “personal” and one marked “political.” Billions stand by and scratch their heads, adding weight to either side, trying to even it out, trying to make it uneven, trying, trying, trying. I am a meteor, and myContinue reading “astral affairs”