Hello again, humanity! Happy Eclipse Day! (And that's how you kill a post's evergreen potential in three seconds.) So, fun fact, along with being anxious about driving, getting terminally ill, and the end of the world, I am also rather arachnophobic. Seriously, I don't want to touch a spider---alive or dead---with a twenty-foot pole. Which … Continue reading God Sees the Small Stuff
Hello again, humanity! So the news: I'm trying to recover from a cold and my family took a day trip to the Fallingwater House yesterday. (Riveting stuff, I know.) And I happen to be really good at making mountains out of molehills. I had a rather small breakfast before a three-hour drive. My stomach didn't … Continue reading Anxiety = Hindrance
Hi, everybody! You may have noticed that I haven't been exactly present for the past three weeks, which probably isn't the worst thing in the world if you like having a clean inbox. I honestly have no excuse for not being here except that I'm terrified. But, Christiana! you cry. (You're probably not, but humor … Continue reading Writing and Other Scary Things
I've been sitting here on and off, thinking, Okay, I started this thing, so I need to keep it going. I've been glancing at the screen while diverting my attention elsewhere, hoping to write something beautiful and inspiring and articulate, but ending up torn between forcing myself to write and facing the utter tripe that I've just … Continue reading Learning Not to Be Perfect
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