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What do you want, anyway?

Hello, all, how is the summer treating you?

I’ve been lucky enough to enjoy two trips with my family – to Lake Tahoe and to Seaside Park.   712 more words


Weird Kid/Gone Berrying

My plan was to blog about weirdness today. Knowing my weirdness acutely and beginning to embrace it. The afternoon is fine and my neighbor’s mulberry tree beckons and it seems absolute folly to sit here much longer. 272 more words

The Big Picture

True Crime Corner: The Lonely Hearts Killers

As long as people have been looking for love, there have been unscrupulous people willing to take advantage of them. The 1940s saw a couple prey on such vulnerable individuals, beginning in 1947. 942 more words


Tracking your inner animal

I find this quote immensely reassuring. For some reason, I had this idea that my future should be laid out clearly in front of me, rather than enshrouded in fog, one step visible at a time. 844 more words

What's Cooking In My Heart

Seeing Beauty In All Things

I received one of my favorite tattoos on my body when I was 22 years old by in amazing artist named Mike Comp. It’s on my left forearm and it’s a cherub angel holding a serpent, kissing it. 808 more words



I wanted to share a video that illustrates how I see our best future. What she shows is how the majority of us can impact the world around us. 32 more words


gratitude-a-thon day 1031: that light at the end of the tunnel--turns out it's the truth

Here is the thing. Truth.

I saw an Instagram post by awesomeness herself, Elizabeth Gilbert announcing that she’d be teaching one section of a course that… 629 more words