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I’m a Sad, Sorry Human Being But I Don’t Want To Talk About It

I’ve just returned, weakened, disheveled, and unlaundered, from a weekend of house-hunting in San Francisco. I always forget what a God-forsaken process this is until I’m in the midst of it, sleeping in one-star, $45-a-night hotels, stuffing remnants of various free continental breakfasts into my bag, trying to pretend that my toenails aren’t in desperate … Continue reading

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Doing Things

It’s the New Year! How are those resolutions looking, or is asking that a social faux pas? My resolutions are mostly related to writing consistently and having more discipline, or whatever. And also to catch the attention of Ryan Gosling, but that one’s obvious and makes the list every year. Any day now! I, for … Continue reading

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Holiday Cheer, Revised

Anyone who’s lived on after the death of someone loved and dear can attest to the truth that holidays acquire a different flavor after the loss. Festivities develop an undeniable bitterness and a hardened, jagged edge: Christmas mornings may be spent in tearful huddles rather than expressions of peace and joy, the year-round ache of … Continue reading

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Makin’ Babies

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the creative process. It’s the elephant in my room. Here’s the thing: my dearest friend, pseudo-sister, and endlessly talented human, Victoria, has set to work recording an EP, and has asked me to create the corresponding album artwork. I’m endlessly excited for her and the beautiful music she … Continue reading