60 Days Nicotine Free!

Ok I CANNOT believe I’ve made it 60 days without smoking! Not even a puff. I have to take a moment every day and relish in that.  I’ve wanted a cigarette here and there, especially when around friends who still smoke. The only thing stopping me is the hell I went through to get here… Continue reading 60 Days Nicotine Free!

I’m falling in love with Olivia Gatwood

…and I can’t help but tell the world. Olivia Gatwood is a slam poet who weaves gender equality, women’s issues and everyday life in a strong commanding tone. Her poems about women on Long Island threatening to make sandwiches out of their sons is spot on for anyone who has been to Nassau County, while… Continue reading I’m falling in love with Olivia Gatwood

Cooperstown and Perseids

Sometimes you just got to get away. Sometimes I need a break from the traffic lights and 24 hour convenience that makes up Long Island. The Perseid meteor shower is this weekend, so my boyfriend and I are going to take a drive up to Cooperstown, NY. We saw the meteor shower driving to the… Continue reading Cooperstown and Perseids

This has been staying with me.

You shall love whether you like it or not. Emotions, they come and go like clouds. Love is not only a feeling; you shall love. To love is to run the risk of failure, the risk of betrayal. You fear your love has died; perhaps it is waiting to be transformed into something higher. Awaken… Continue reading This has been staying with me.