So, since my parents are visiting, I thought it was a good time to talk about love. Specifically, the kind of love they have, and the kind of love I (eventually) want. My parents met when they were a little older than the American average, especially in the 1980s — 36 and 33 respectively. They … More On Love.
If I have to choose between my computer screen and my family, Family wins each and every single time. No question of that. –S Day 143: May 25, 2017
A picture is worth a thousand words. I never thought I’d say this, but today, the Pope is all of us. — S Day 142: May 24, 2017
Adulthood feels good when it’s good conversations with lots of old friends. — S Day 141: May 23, 2017
So yesterday, I did a thing. Well, I didn’t really. But 25 years ago yesterday, my mom did — she had me. So on a sunny Sunday, I became a quarter-century old. I got to celebrate with my friends and family. I got to work doing something I love. I got luxuriate in the sunshine, … More On Living, and the Setting of Goals.
Dear Weather, I’m loving the sunshine — keep it coming? — S Day 133: May 15, 2017
Some days, getting the little things done is better than doing big things. — S Day 132: May 14, 2017
So tonight, my roommate and I decided to stand on the cancellation line for a show we’ve both been wanting to see. Why not? Worst case we don’t get tickets and lose an hour to reading books and chatting in line, best case we get to see an awesome show for a fraction of the … More On Fans, and the Nature of Respect.
Today’s the day folks. This day has been a long time coming, of course. A slow (yet frantic) build (or avalanche) over the days and weeks since Donald Trump has taken office. We’ve seen unconstitutional travel bans, tone-deaf health care proposals, themeless and rambling diatribes, all atop a mountain of conflicts of interest and ethics … More On Trump, and the Right Side of History.
Dear America, Today this happened. Russian electoral interference is being swept under the rug, and the press secretary was hiring in a bush. Do better. Love, S Day 130: May 10, 2017