I’ll level with you, I hate pictures of myself. I take a selfie or someone takes a picture of me and I look at it and say, “that’s not me.” It’s not that I necessarily dislike the picture, it just looks wrong. What I see is not what I picture when I think of myself. […]Read More Anxiety & What (Imaginary) People Think
Hey there reader, doing OK? I know a lot of crap is going on right now regardless of where you live. Some places have it worse than others. We need to stand together, there’s a reason #resist and #persist have been trending on twitter and people are striking out to make sure their voices are heard. […]Read More Self Care: A Happy Things Post
I’m think I’m starting to become known as somewhat of a contrarian. That may be an understatement. I don’t usually set out to be seen that way, but it often happens. I enjoy not seeing something because everyone is recommending it. I generally end up seeing things in the wrong order and as is often […]Read More Star Trek TOS – A Change of Opinion
Disclaimer: I get that now maybe isn’t a good time to come out and say, “look at all these happy things!” but there never will be a good time. I hope they bring a little joy to others. One of the things I love about being on Verity! Podcast is the inclusion of our “happy […]Read More These Are a Few of My Happy Things…
March 6th I went to a concert. Now, I’ve gone to concerts before, it’s what differentiated this concert to all the other ones before that has stuck with me. It’s the reason I’m writing about it on this blog. It’s revitalized my perspective on fandom. If I wax a bit nostalgic about this experience it’s […]Read More Fangirling: A Review of Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls
I learned what teamwork was yesterday. I also learned that gerbils will be the only ones to survive when the aliens attack your spaceship. The first part looks like the first line of an after school special*, doesn’t it? The second part looks like this: But I digress. I learned what teamwork was yesterday. I finally […]Read More Teamwork and Harold the Space Gerbil.
Disclaimer: The title… I’ve been watching a lot of Life on Mars lately. Gene Hunt is in my head and I’m totally okay with that. Also I was inspired to actually post this behemoth because of Erika’s amazing blog post on puzzles and anxiety. Recently Bell held a “Bell Let’s Talk” Day to support mental […]Read More It’s All Gone a Little Mental ‘Round Here
The end of 2014 is fast approaching and with it inevitably will come end of the year blogs, “keeping to your goal” tips and articles that look forward to 2015 with a certain degree of cynicism. The following has most of the first and a bit of the latter but I can assure you it […]Read More Nevermind the Essays, Here Comes the End of the Year Blog Post (with music)