I turn thirty today, and it seemed worth a moment of reflection. That said, I’ve struggled to decide what I want to say. On the one hand: I’m actually quite happy to be thirty. My twenties were a great decade, but I’ve gotten tired of the reflexive condescension people throw your way when they realize … Continue reading On turning thirty.
I rounded out 2017 with a stack of murder mysteries, which ran the gauntlet from 1920's London to 2010's LA.
Tolkien's love of language inspired not only the creation of Middle Earth, but my love of language, too. Here's what I wrote to honor him at my brother's recent Tolkien feast.
I sometimes forget to be thankful for mundane things. Like socks. I'm really, really thankful for socks.
I fell behind on my reading list, so this is what I've been up to for most of 2017.
I looked forward to copper hair so much. It wasn't in my original plan, but after going dark red at the beginning of my journey, I discovered that the color my hair faded into felt right. I liked the warm tones in my hair, the brightness, and the contrast it made to the clothes I preferred … Continue reading Hair Journey Part VII: Copper.
I didn't expect to go strawberry blonde, but I enjoyed the experience!