Monthly Archives: March 2015

Slow like limping turtle

The holiday cookies are sticking with me, dammit. Yesterday I biked almost 10 miles at the gym (does that still count if it’s indoors?), and I’m wildly driven to move, exercise, and shake off the plump. I can’t stand it, … Continue reading

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Write it out

I get to go on an out-of-town writing assignment this week, and I may have a heart attack from excitement. My editor can get press passes for the exhibits I am going to review, and holy shit- best work ever! … Continue reading

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If you came back from heaven

No wonder I got a rush of blue the last few days. My body always knows when the date arrives, even though it’s been so many years. Oh my sweet sister, I loved you so much and I still think … Continue reading

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Perpetual rush

I only have one friend that I can bear to hear say the term “manic” or “depressed,” without it feeling like a stab to the heart. Otherwise it’s usually derogatory, harsh, and backed by a lack of understanding, so I … Continue reading

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The feedback loop

I was all nervous about the artist’s response to the article I wrote about his work. I loved his paintings, but our exchanges were awkward and uncomfortable. He said straight up that he is bitter and angry, and I do … Continue reading

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Zoolander 2

It’s pretty simple and dumb humor, but the first one was hysterical, and even though it sounds funny, it helped me break up with my fiance. I realized that although he had model good looks (other women could get evil, … Continue reading

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Words of wisdom

“Art is to comfort the disturbed, and to disturb the comfortable.”- unknown Brilliant. Seriously. I went out for beer and hot dogs with a beautiful bellydancer/costume designer/corporate coworker this evening, and she told me that quote. I knew right away … Continue reading

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