(Re)writing down the bones

Recently, I came across old pieces of my writing from high school. But instead of shrinking back a cringefest, I was mildly surprised at the level of writing I was putting out. Even more so, I was surprised at how out of practice I am now. And how much that kind of hurts me. I’ve […]

The perfectly imperfect leaf

For the past few years, I’ve been thinking about what I want to do with this blog—and for all the thinking I did, I failed to actually do what I’ve wanted to do all along: write. I’m revitalizing my little space on the internet to use it to my liking and worry less about whether […]

Conquer the New Year

For many people, and for a myriad of different reasons, 2016 sucked. Like, majorly hard. But I’m not here to tell you why the year sucked; this isn’t a reflection piece on all the bad, or even the loads of good that also happened this year. Instead, let’s talk about the future—what 2017 holds for […]