10 (Really Deep) Conversation Starters for Anyone who Hates Small Talk // 2019 Edition

A couple of years ago I wrote a post with 10 conversation starters for anyone who “hated” small talk. After another couple of years of listening to podcasts, reading books, and watching content (mostly centered around question asking), I’ve come across 10 more questions I’d like to share. This is for all of you who […]

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“I’m gonna get out and give you a kiss now. And then I’m gonna show you what I keep underneath the floor of my trunk.”

// Words from My Lyft Driver Taking a break from the existential questions and holistic healing stuff and telling a story today instead. I don’t take Lyft rides very often. I almost always take my car when I’m going places, and I’ll sometimes take public transportation but I’ve only ever taken an Uber or Lyft […]

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Let’s talk about BODIES.

Something weird just happened. I was sitting in the car with my friend. We’ll call her Light. Light’s driving and she’s telling me about how she’s going away with her boyfriend to someplace warm and she’s going to be going to the beach a lot (#jealous). I asked Light if she was excited and she […]

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A word on grief

“The truth has legs. It always stands.” (Rayya Elias) Rayya passed away at the beginning of this year. I love this line of hers. I don’t know if anyone else has felt this, but it feels like there have been a lot of deaths lately. Lots of friends and family members I know have experienced […]

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SUCCESS // Ambition versus Competition

An open, melodramatic letter from myself to myself (re: success) Dearest Self,  (Lol, too formal.) Yo Yo Yo Self!  (Yikes, too informal.) Hey, it’s me. (That’ll work.) No use wasting time on any introductions or lengthy formal greetings since we already know each other pretty well… so, getting straight to the point: There are going […]

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