Signigicant Songs


Animation, Personal

Today’s prompt comes from The Daily Post’s Writing 101 June Challenge, which involves significant songs. So I’ll write about the three most important songs in my life, and what they mean to me. Thinking about this prompt, I realized that, with my iPod dead and my laptop (with my iTunes) dead, I haven’t had access to […]

June 4, 2014

A Room with A View


Personal

This prompt comes from The Daily Post’s Writing 101 June Challenge, which I will be doing a couple of just to get comfortable blogging. With so many of my closest friends far away, I feel pangs of guilt when I think back to all of the wasted opportunities we’d had when we all lived so close […]

June 3, 2014

Running


Personal

For the first time in forever I went running today. It wasn’t much, honestly–just fifteen minutes–but it was something. Embarrassingly, my legs were on fire. I used to be in good shape…way back in high school. In college, I swam a lot, which I love it because you don’t feel yourself sweating. Now, I’m pretty slim, but […]

June 2, 2014

Building Up Steam


Personal

After years of avoiding it, I finally caved in and got myself a Steam account. Rampant sexism in gaming culture, graduate school classes, and not having the money always dissuaded me from motivating myself. There were and are plenty of games I’ve missed out on that I’d like to play (i.e. Assassin’s Creed, Epic Mickey, […]

June 1, 2014