How My Fitbit Made Me Lose My Mind.

14th Oct, 2015

Last month, some dear friends gave Rand and me Fitbits. If you are unfamiliar with the product, it’s sort of like a pedometer, but more judgmental. It keeps track of…

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The Creative Process: Nighttime Notes to...

12th Oct, 2015

I keep a notebook and pen next to my bed, in the event that a brilliant idea may come to me in the middle of the night or as I’m…

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An Open Letter to My Lady Bits

6th Oct, 2015

A word of warning to my dear, loyal readers who keep coming back here (presumably because of some sort of court-ordered mandate that I don’t really understand): this entire post…

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In the Lobby of The Royal Shakespeare...

29th Sep, 2015

We later reasoned that the costumes were probably there for kids, and not for us. The display in the lobby of the Royal Shakespeare Theater didn’t explicitly say this, but…

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An Attempt at Trying to See Myself The...

23rd Sep, 2015

I was talking to a friend a while back – she’s someone who has always struck me as effortlessly level-headed and competent. A woman who has, in the common parlance…

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Scenes from Wallingford Castle Meadows,...

15th Sep, 2015

In England, we stayed in a little town called Wallingford, not far from where our friends were getting married. The village had its own castle, which I’m starting to believe…

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How The Princess Bride Screwed Up My...

31st Aug, 2015

A brief note of impending awesomeness: for the next few days, I will be rambling, sometimes coherently, sometimes not, about The Princess Bride. But Geraldine, you find yourself saying, isn’t…

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Adoration in Photos: Then and Now

27th Aug, 2015

October 2010. Sofia, Bulgaria. I call my expression in this photo “adoringly demented.” Because it is.   July 2015. Oxford, England.   Notice that: I continue to wear earrings the…

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I Poked All of My 615 Facebook Friends....

31st Jul, 2015

I spent yesterday¬†morning – the better part of two of hours – poking every person I know on Facebook. Every single person on my friends list. The seeds for this…

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