Three Weeks In

It was around this time three Saturdays ago that I flew into Louis Armstrong International and began my 8th year. "I am large, I contain multitudes." ~ Walt Whitman The first month of every move is an, at times, awkward mix of emotions and thoughts. I'm excited to explore a new city, but sad to … Continue reading Three Weeks In

Welcome to New Orleans: Another 48 Hours

I arrived in New Orleans 3:15, local time, an hour later than scheduled due to storms in my layover city, Houston.  Upon setting foot in NOLA, I found a cab and met the new roommate at our apartment. She had already warned me that, thanks to Hurricane Isaac’s visit earlier in the week, our apartment … Continue reading Welcome to New Orleans: Another 48 Hours

Blogging Like A Goddamn Motherfucking Champ (working off the hypothesis that more people read my posts when there is swearing in the title)

There is so much going on in the world now that I feel I should write a post.  About SOPA, about Romney (or the other Republican "candidates"), or even about a certain TV Show that I'd like to see saved.  All are topics I've been mentally writing posts about for awhile. But, I'm having a … Continue reading Blogging Like A Goddamn Motherfucking Champ (working off the hypothesis that more people read my posts when there is swearing in the title)

A Critical Comparison of Gymnasts, One-Legged and One-Eyed: An Eisegesis

She was a pretty little chick, living on his arm, blonde and brunette in the same breath. He accused her of believing in God and silenced the room like blasphemy and this was the woman he kissed. But she was just a woman and still a viable target for his scorn. “Do you know what … Continue reading A Critical Comparison of Gymnasts, One-Legged and One-Eyed: An Eisegesis