Monthly Archives: April 2013

A (Mostly) Straight Woman’s View on the Equality Movement

Before I get into this, let me explain what I mean by “mostly straight”: I consider myself a heterosexual female.  But I also believe that sexuality is not black and white.  There is a lot of grey area, and I … Continue reading

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Following Directions: It’s not that difficult, people!

In my bill-paying, office-monkey, boredom-inducing day job, I have come to a startling realization: I spend at least half of my time fixing mistakes other people have made simply by not fucking following directions. I don’t understand why this concept … Continue reading

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The Boston Bombing and Butterflies

Originally posted on Culture Monk:
By Kenneth Justice (In light of the heart-wrenching events in Boston yesterday I’m putting on hold my follow-up article to yesterday’s topic of lifetime love). Whenever a tragedy occurs like yesterday, you are certain to know the…

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Medical Milestones

My medical history is an interesting read, to say the least.  I was highly prone to accidents and infections when I was a child.  I had my first head injury and stitches when I was five (fell off a bunk … Continue reading

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How Spinning is Spiritual

I keep falling, I keep falling down I keep falling, I keep falling down If you could only save me I’m drowning in the waters of my soul -from “Nothing Left to Say” by Imagine Dragons These words ring in … Continue reading

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An Ode to Alka-Seltzer

(On a lighter-note from this morning’s post, I currently have a tummy bug AND a budding sinus infection.  This is leaving me rather foggy in my mind-ables, which resulted in the poem below.)   An Ode to Alka-Seltzer (and Alka-Seltzer … Continue reading

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Please get your violence out of my schools.

I wrote this Tuesday afternoon, but it’s taken me most of the week to really get my thoughts together on this one.   As I’ve said before, I work at a community college.  So any news of violence in schools … Continue reading

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