Anxiety · Family · Relationships · Writer's Block · Writing

If you don’t know what to say, just write.

Recently it has felt like there’s pressure continuously building inside my head. It has been almost three months of doing Uber full time, and those experiences alone are something I want to talk about at great length. The type of people that I get to meet, and the conversations that I get to have, can… Continue reading If you don’t know what to say, just write.

Family · Loss · Pets

Maxwell: A Memorium, A History

On February 7th, I said goodbye to a family member who has been with me nearly sixteen years. Maxwell was originally dubbed Maxwell House Coffee, but he carried many names over the years. Maximus Totalus Nimbletoes. Fluffers. Maxwellus. Precious. Baby. Love. Just ‘Max.’ Maxwell came into my life shortly after I came clean about being… Continue reading Maxwell: A Memorium, A History

Family · Honesty · Politics · Relationships · Self reflection

2017 Year in Review

2017 in Review. It’s February, and thus I’m late to the ‘2017 year in review’ content that plastered the internet for a while. And yet, here I am. Reviewing 2017. It’s been a stressful time. Probably not the best time to quit using e-cigarettes. Did I mention I fell off the wagon? More like vaulted… Continue reading 2017 Year in Review

Divorce · Family · Loss · Self reflection

An anniversary of sorts

Last night, I asked my stepdad to help me wrangle a window air conditioning unit into my room. We haven’t experienced the top temperatures of Midwest summers yet, but sleeping was starting to get uncomfortable, and it was aggravating my recent bout of insomnia. In preparation for this, I moved everything off of and out… Continue reading An anniversary of sorts