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Life in Terms of Coal

Yesterday marks the epic twelve-hour journey from Portland to Minden, in which Sierra and I nearly lost our marbles completely. In order to maintain sanity, we tried a variety of methods which include but are not limited to: teaching Sierra to drive a stick shift with a sheriff directly behind us just for a thrill, nearly dying twice, because of this event (Sierra of course denies everything), letting Sierra psychoanalyze my life three separate times, etc. 439 more words

Sunday Adventures #1

Mr. J and I always spend time together on Sundays. It’s the only day we get to see each other since we work during the week and we don’t live together yet. 265 more words


Very excited for this upcoming quarter.

I’m very excited for this upcoming quarter!

Hey guys, I seriously thought this thing would be a one and done type of deal. But, I decided to actually continue to do something and complete it for ONCE. 571 more words


The Buddha City


A city with no serene beaches or breathtaking mountain views. Traffics a mess here and city planning seems to have been done by underpant gnomes( 246 more words

Long Drive


I don’t like the smell of cars. It is not bright, like the smell of newly washed white sheets with pale blue stripes. It is a smell that walks in like a person you are not fond of, who has been listening to your conversation for a while now. 613 more words

A Time to Laugh, A Time to Weep

I may not always love you
But long as there are stars above you
You never need to doubt it
I’ll make you so sure about it… 298 more words

Southern Do-Over.

Well, it’s official. I did it. I’m in Nashville. Yep! I loaded up the truck and hit the road around 9ish Friday morning. I drove straight through to the hotel I booked in Louisville, Kentucky for Friday night, making that leg in roughly about 14 hours or so. 2,193 more words