I hear the music in the background, as if the sound is reaching me underwater. The green on the trees, the plants, and the stems of flowers is as if a painter forgot to mix in the brown or the yellow or the blue or the orange to make it less fluorescent. The white blossoms … More White Wine Sangria on a Friday
Six years ago, one my best friends from college and I predicted where each of our friends, including ourselves, would be in the next ten years. We’re five to six years out of our predictions, but thus far, we were really wrong.
So much of my life, I’ve had something to look forward to. But for the first time, there’s no foreseeable future.
I think the thing about February is that it comes right after January. While that may be one of the dumbest sentences I’ve ever written, it’s true. We go into January with new ambitions and expectations that are common with the start of the new year. We expect that things will change drastically and that … More Fuck You, February
1. Kill with kindness. 2. Be positive. Things get hard but there’s no point moping around, because as much as positivity spreads, negativity does too. 3. If you want someone to do something, be nice about it. Yelling will only stress them out more, and they’ll grow to resent you. 4. Don’t do the whole … More 24 Pieces of Advice: Summer Edition
1. Life is short and long 2. Learn about compound interest 3. People around you make all the difference 4. Stay open-minded 5. Experience all cultures – Eastern, Western… 6. Stay positive 7. Even when things get tough, there are so many other things you need to think, do, and experience 8. Don’t worry about … More 21 Pieces of Advice I Was Given Just Yesterday