Category Archives: Letting off steam

Soy crisps: bu yao.

I just went to the grocery to get lunch, and ended up with a turkey and cheese sandwich (are you shocked?) and wanted some rice cakes to complement my meal. I love love love the carmel flavored ones. But…I decided … Continue reading

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The Red Cup.

I hate red cup before it’s Christmas. And here it is…. No one warned me. It’s going to be a long Christmas-when-it’s-not-Christmas season. Also:  I’ll have you note that once again, year 2 in a row, I am sweating on … Continue reading

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Can we talk about something sticky?

I was browsing CNN, and came across an article: “Senate approves resolution apologizing for slavery.” The Senate, our senate, 100 men and women from 50 states, took time out of this important, important year and cycle to discuss a bill … Continue reading

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Ex-homosexual? What?

I was biking home and I was handed a flyer from a woman wearing a shirt that said “Ex-slave.” I was intrigued. I looked at the flyer after I parked my bike, and it had a picture of a girl … Continue reading

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Can we talk about…swine flu?

Can we talk about…how we’ve found “patient zero” and now need everyone to know his name, where he lives, and what he looks like? I know that swine flu isn’t a huge deal. More people die from the regular flu … Continue reading

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Things I don’t understand

1. People who don’t want gay marriage legalized 2. People who think torture is OK 3. People who think both 1. and 2. are true 4. People who think 1. and 2. and also that abortion is murder. Happy Friday, … Continue reading

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Can I rant, for a moment?

I will post for real later today–with updates on my plants, some Easter photos, and some life update. But for now, I must rant. I wrote an article, and my editor said it needed a lot of work, and that … Continue reading

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Dear Ms. Suleman, Dr. Phil

Dear Ms. Suleman, and Dr. Phil, I am concerned about the business venture you’ve begun. Ms. Suleman, It is no surprise that the public has latched onto your story and formulated its opinions. I also have my opinion: The birth … Continue reading

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The hunt continues…

We still haven’t found an apartment, and becuase of it I have spent the entire weekend eating my feelings in my weight of Milk Duds, JuJu Bees, and movie popcorn. I haven’t been able to slow myself. All I know … Continue reading

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Red Cup

It’s that time of year. When you go into Starbucks and are greeted with a red cup. I don’t go to Starbucks that much, as I recently realized that No, I don’t actually like your coffee, and No, your $4 … Continue reading

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