5 Podcasts In My Library

As someone who works primarily at a desk, I find myself with a decent amount of time to listen to podcasts while doing my day-to-day work.  Here are 5 podcasts I check each week, hoping for a new installment. Dig: A History Podcast– produced by some awesome female historians out of the University of Buffalo,…

Too Many

I had a lot of trouble writing this post.  The idea’s been tumbling around in my brain for a week.  And I’ve known exactly what I want to say.  But knowing what you want to write and actually getting the words out are two different things and, frankly, I wasn’t sure I had the guts…

Adult Things That Suck

Despite almost constant griping between me and my friends, “adulting” isn’t all bad. There are plenty of things that fill you with joy or pride or give you an overwhelming sense of freedom. These include: Voting Eating what you want/when you want No curfew Things that DO suck about being an adult include: Layoffs Buying…

Resolutions or Bust

I’d like to say that I don’t set New Year’s Resolutions.  We all hear statistics along the lines of, “80% of resolutions are abandoned by January!”  “Resolutions are pointless!”  “The New Year is an arbitrary social construct based on the western understanding of time, which is a human-created concept anyway!” But the fact of the…

Acknowledgment Is the First Step to Recovery…

I’ll start by addressing something that I’m not proud of: this isn’t my first blog. I’ve started at least 5 blogs in my life.  Two actually had real posts.  One had many, many post drafts–drafts that I never gathered the courage to publish.  The other two were mere layouts with grand ideas and absolutely zero…