(Note: Since I was asked, I am not the person cosplaying in the featured image. It is simply a stock photo that I liked.) SPOILER ALERT: This article includes mild spoilers for It: Chapter 2, the character of Adrian Mellon, and Richie's story arch. If you do not want spoilers, please exit out of this … Continue reading It: Chapter 2 and the Implications of Being Queer
[Content Warning: There may be adult content and triggering subjects in this post. Please read with caution if you have triggers related to your mental health or are more sensitive to adult topics.] I'm largely bedridden post-surgery which gives me a lot of time to think, so I am going to write down some of … Continue reading 10 Random Thoughts From My Bed
When many people think of life, they think of something expansive that last multiple decades. They see dream jobs, pets, people, places they want to go. But generally, they see themselves happy and healthy. That is the standard that people strive towards. If you take away health and/or happiness though, things change. You start to … Continue reading Life Goals Don’t Have to be Long-Term
I may not have liked school, but I am a learner. I enjoy being challenged. I enjoy expanding my knowledge and perspectives. When I think of a question, I like to find out the answer. This often leads to a large amount of various trivia facts. Still, there are subjects I'm interested in simply because … Continue reading 11 Things That I Don’t Understand (But Would Like To)
Hi readers, Thanks for taking the time to come back again and again. I know I haven't posted much lately. I've been radio silent from most social media. Here's the biggest reason: I've been on edge, panicked, anxious, scared, angry, and grieving because of all the things going on politically in the world. There has … Continue reading Why I’ve Been Radio Silent
This April Fools Day, I would like to take a stance against an April Fools prank that I see every year. If you are not pregnant, do not say that you are as a joke. Please. Please. Please. It's just not funny. To be fair, I will admit that I was once the culprit responsible … Continue reading Please Stop. It’s Not Funny.
Dear IHOP, You have disappointed me beyond all reason. Here's why: Today, this lovely Veterans Day, some of my family decided to go out and have a nice meal together. We decided on your restaurant since we enjoy your food and your Kids Eat Free promotion. It also was a plus that you have a … Continue reading I Am Disappointed, IHOP!
There might be polls about to close, but many in the US have at least 1 hour left to vote. So as someone housebound with a rough case of the flu and asking a family member to take my ballot in, you should understand how important I find it to vote. Here is my last … Continue reading My Last Minute Plea
Today, rather than writing out my thoughts about politics and the state of the world, I am going to share a passage from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire which really resonated with me this time around. (I have read these books about a million times as they are a root of my childhood. … Continue reading Wisdom From JK Rowling
Here's another installment in my vlogging adventure. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwKfAKISpBI