This actually started as a comment to my good friend, Hannah's, latest post (check out her blog, her photographs are beautiful and incredibly interesting), but as I kept typing, I figured I'd just post it here instead of leaving an essay in her comments. Hannah is French. She lives in Paris, although she's currently in … Continue reading But why
"There's no place like home." As most of my close friends and family know, I absolutely loved the Wizard of Oz when I was a child. Actually, "loved" is a severe understatement. It was an obsession bordering on mania, as most of my loves tend to be. I remember clearly how it started. I found my mother's … Continue reading Home.
Follow the fear, love the hate
(There are some minor spoilers in this post for the hit series, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, and the feature film, The Babadook, so if you haven't seen these, GO WATCH THEM RIGHT NOW BECAUSE THEY'RE AMAZING - and on Netflix - and then come back and read this.) It's officially October, one of my absolute favorite months. … Continue reading Follow the fear, love the hate
I want to talk a little bit about bravery. It seems to be a recurring theme in my life lately. A quick Google search shows the following definitions for brave: adjective. ready to face and endure danger or pain; showing courage. noun. people who are ready to face and endure danger or pain. verb. endure or face (unpleasant conditions … Continue reading IDGAF