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Listening to beats, I lay myself along the short of my bed, letting my head hang over, and I looked down and saw this: the remains of the beets I ate as I had listened to beats. Can’t beat beets.




Isn’t that a warm and inclusive word?

You are welcome here!

I was recently struggling with two apparently conflicting beliefs: I shouldn’t be ugly, and I shouldn’t be beautiful. 505 more words


FINALLY!!! My ultimate (no-oven) ugly pizza! (Ugly pizza is the most beautiful pizza)

Ugly pizza is the best pizza!: charred, uneven, very artisanal, homemade, handmade. Thanks to Kenji Lopez’s article in Serious Eats, I finally nailed it!

INGREDIENTS… 134 more words


My Social Anxiety–My Story Pt.2

It’s storytime!

In part one of my cleverly named “My Story” (thank you; I know), I talked about my dysthymia. Now it’s social anxiety’s turn. 1,123 more words

Mental Health

Worst Trends of All Time

I find it truly fascinating the way a trend is born. A designer will create a piece of clothing and in a few short months, a particular colour, style or fabric will be in every high street shop all over the world. 231 more words

Thursday Doors - Faded Glory

These two attractive green doors are in the town of Silves, Portugal.

I use the word ‘attractive’ because I love the tiles, the cobbles, the ornate metal balconies and the old doors with curved frames, traditional style hearkening back to when the building was originally constructed. 166 more words

Thursday Doors

How being pitied validates my worst insecurities 

I woke up around 4am after a bad dream that I now can’t remember, but it was something to do with my past. I’ve been ruminating and crying more than usual. 346 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues