9 Jun 2016

5 Reasons to Blog that Have Nothing to Do with Money or Free Stuff

I recently started editing some of the super old posts on my blog — posts from seven years ago, back when I had no idea there were these things called “blogging rules.”

One of the so-called “blogging rules” is “Don’t write a 3,000-word post with exactly 3 grainy photos in it.”

Not surprisingly, all my […]

27 Apr 2016

New Apartment Tour: My Living Room

It’s been about a month since I showed you around the kitchen of my new apartment, I figure it’s about time you see more of my place.

Let’s mosey on down to the living room, shall we?

Here’s a fun fact about my new place: it’s a converted second floor of an old house. […]

30 Mar 2016

New Apartment Tour: My Kitchen

I know I promised you, like, a billion ages ago that I’d show off my new apartment. But I was not quite ready until now. And by “not quite ready” I mean, “I hadn’t spent every single penny I had on stuff I never thought I needed until I saw it in the store and […]

22 Jan 2016

Fear Friday: That Time I Told A Story In Front of 200 People in a Bar

After I bought my tickets for The Moth story slam in Detroit, I half-heartedly went about the business of preparing a story to tell.

In case you’re not an NPR-nerd and don’t know how The Moth works, this is basically what happens:

Two-hundred-some people show up at a venue. A very small percentage of those people […]

6 Dec 2015

I’m Moving!

Umm, you guys I’ve got some BIG NEWS.

I’m moving!

Okay, before you get too excited, I should probably mention that unlike my previous moves, this time I am not moving halfway across the globe or even the country.

I’m just moving about five blocks away. But still: YAY! SO EXCITED!

However, if you […]