Words

By / In Creative Writing / 0 Comments

I collect words. I hoard them, greedy, in notebook margins, along the edges of drawings, on the backs of used envelopes. I collect words in marker along my arms when I have nowhere else to put them, I repeat them…

Read More

Ladylike

By / In Creative Writing / 0 Comments

I am not a Lady. If it weren’t for the rest of the world, I never would have thought about my gender at all. I don’t mind. I like to try on labels for myself. I collect them like stamps—INFJ,…

Read More

Mortality and Other Fond Thoughts

By / In Blog, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

I started keeping a journal when I was eleven. It was partially because I have issues processing my short term memory, and I was afraid I’d forget my entire life, one lost breakfast at a time. As I got older,…

Read More

Finding Jo: Three Lessons About Following My Dreams

By / In Blog / 0 Comments

In December 2018, I moved out of my apartment with my partner and into my mother’s new house. In the year and six months I was there, I learned three vital things about making my goals into my reality. The…

Read More