On a Year’s Sobriety

In exactly one week I will break my year-long commitment to sobriety. In exactly one week I will be 30 years old. Over the course of the year being sober has been revealing, but maybe not in the ways that people would expect. But backing up, how did I get here? Why would I decide…

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Mardi Gras Weekend

Well I meant to blog throughout Mardi Gras, but anyone who’s been here during that time knows how chaotic a time period that is, especially when it’s your first time me like it was for me. In short, it was so much fun; unlike anything I’ve ever experienced. But, I am still paying for all…

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Another New Year’s Resolution

I’ve been thinking a lot about new year’s resolutions, most especially that trite resolution that the masses of women (and men) make every year: lose weight. For whatever reason, every year I make some variation of that resolution (get fit, get toned, learn how to do a pull up, etc.) and start out with good…

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