Attending My First Poetry Reading; A Love Letter to Rupi Kaur

Attending My First Poetry Reading; A Love Letter to Rupi Kaur

With my poetry love affair being the main point of this blog, it may come as a surprise to readers that I had never been to a poetry reading prior to blogging about poetry. Poetry found me in print, and that was how I absorbed it for a long time. After years between the pages, a world [...]

How My Poetry Obsession and My Post-It Note Obsession Became One

How My Poetry Obsession and My Post-It Note Obsession Became One

My Post-It Note obsession runs deep. Forever a lover of back-to-school shopping and office supply runs and an avid user of planners, sticky notes are a huge pleasure of mine. Their versatility as... colorful reminders note-taking assistants mini paper airplanes/trash can basketballs additional planner real estate decorations (yes, you can use them to decorate) ...makes [...]

Trading my Measuring Stick for a Selfie Stick; on not Comparing Myself to Others and Appreciating my own Beauty Instead

The purposefully ugly photo is my favorite photo. I try to force as many chins as possible under my smile that’s slowly turning into a grimace because I’m about to sprain my neck from creating all the chins. Silly photos are one of my great joys in life. Confession One: funny is my shield. Ugly [...]